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pipeline noun

ADJ. gas, oil, water

VERB + PIPELINE build, construct, lay

PIPELINE + VERB supply sth The pipeline supplies Jordan with 15 per cent of its crude oil. | pass through sth, run through sth The pipeline runs through central Mozambique. | link sth The pipeline links the refinery with the port.

PIPELINE + NOUN network, system

PREP. in the ~ (figurative) (= being discussed or prepared) Important changes are already in the pipeline. | ~ across a pipeline across the desert | ~ through the construction of a gas pipeline through Morocco