outside diameter


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outside diameter

[′au̇t‚sīd dī′am·əd·ər]
(design engineering)
The outer diameter of a pipe, including the wall thickness; usually measured with calipers. Abbreviated OD.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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