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tubing

Pronunciation: /ˈtuːbɪŋ; ˈtjuːbɪŋ/

Translation of tubing in Spanish:

noun/nombre

uncountable/no numerable
  • tubería (feminine) a length of rubber tubing un trozo de tubo de goma
    Example sentences
    • I slipped short lengths of plastic tubing on top to give the fingers thickness.
    • Using a long piece of plastic tubing, carefully siphon off the clear liquid into a clean container.
    • The device, which consisted of a foot-operated pump, clear plastic tubing attached to large plastic cups, was supposed to enlarge by creating a vacuum.

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