Pipe office

an ancient office in the Court of Exchequer, in which the clerk of the pipe made out leases of crown lands, accounts of cheriffs, etc.

See also: Pipe

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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"Martin had seven runners in the race, which was why I got a ride," says Edwards, whose sister, Gemma, works in the Pipe office and was able to drop a handy hint about her sibling's capabilities.