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piping

noun uk   /ˈpaɪ.pɪŋ/ us  

piping noun (DECORATION)

[C or U] a narrow strip of cloth used to decorate the edges of clothes or furniture [U] narrow lines of icing (= covering made with sugar) or cream, used to decorate a cake

piping noun (TUBE)

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