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plumbing

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈplʌmɪŋ/
a system that allows information, money, etc. to move easily from one place to another: Efficient banks are an essential part of the financial plumbing of any developing country. Cisco's products are largely invisible, but form part of the basic plumbing of the internet.
Translations of “plumbing”
in Korean 배관…
in Arabic سِباكة…
in Portuguese trabalho de encanador…
in Catalan (sistema de) canonades…
in Japanese 配管, 配管設備…
in Italian impianto idraulico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 管道, 水管裝置, 管路系統…
in Russian водопровод…
in Turkish su tesisatı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 管道, 水管装置, 管路系统…
in Polish rury, instalacja wodno-kanalizacyjna…
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