pipe laying

pipe laying

[′pīp ‚lā·iŋ]
(engineering)
The placing of pipe into position in a trench, as with buried pipelines for oil, water, or chemicals.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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