wye branch

wye branch

[′wī ‚branch]
(engineering)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Y-branch, wye branch

Y-branch
In a plumbing system, a branch in the shape of the letter Y.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The topics include material, exposed penstocks, wye branches and branch outlets, preventing and controlling corrosion, inspection and testing, and documentation and certification.