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pipeline

Pronunciation: /ˈpaɪplaɪn/

Translation of pipeline in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • conducto (masculine), ducto (masculine) (Mexico/México) a gas pipeline un gasoducto an oil pipeline un oleoducto in the pipeline it's in the pipeline está proyectado, hay planes al respecto there are no changes in the pipeline no tenemos ( or no tienen etc) proyectado ningún cambio
    Example sentences
    • Stretching over 895 kilometres, the pipeline will convey gas from Mozambican gas fields to South Africa.
    • First, international standards regarding safety distances from pipelines are not being followed in this case.
    • Stress corrosion cracking begins when short, shallow cracks develop on the outer surface of an underground pipeline.

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