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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 furnitureDecorations added to clothes [U] UK (US decoration) a narrow line of icing (= covering made with sugar) used to decorate a cakeCakes

piping noun (TUBE)

[U] pipes in general or a particular system of pipesPlumbing and pipes and sewage
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