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pipe-like Line breaks: pipe-like

Definition of pipe-like in English:

adjective

Resembling a pipe in shape or structure; long and cylindrical: pipe-like steel tubes
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  • A smashing dunk on the inside rattled the long pipe-like supports of the baskets.
  • Neighbors say they saw them inhaling and holding their breath with a pipe-like object on their shoulders.
  • Fluid flowed along the outside of blood vessels, carried through a network of pipe-like protein structures.

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