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- v. Present participle of pipelay.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The laying of conducting pipes underground, as for water, gas, etc.
- The act or method of making combinations for personal advantage secretly or slyly; -- in this sense, usually written as one word.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of laying down pipes for gas, water, and other purposes.
- n. A laying of plans for the promotion or accomplishment of some scheme or purpose, especially a political one; scheming or intriguing. See the quotation under pipe-layer, 2.
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