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tu·bu·lar

 (to͞o′byə-lər, tyo͞o′-)
adj.
1. Relating to or shaped like a tube: tubular casings; tubular flowers.
2. Consisting of tubes or a tube: a tubular frame.

tu′bu·lar′i·ty (-lăr′ĭ-tē) n.
tu′bu·lar·ly adv.

tubular

(ˈtjuːbjʊlə)
adj
1. Also: tubiform having the form of a tube or tubes
2. of or relating to a tube or tubing
ˌtubuˈlarity n
ˈtubularly adv

tu•bu•lar

(ˈtu byə lər, ˈtyu-)

adj.
1. having the form or shape of a tube.
2. of or pertaining to a tube or tubes.
3. characterized by or consisting of tubes.
[1665–75; < New Latin tubulāris; see tubule, -ar1]
tu`bu•lar′i•ty, n.
tu′bu•lar•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.tubular - constituting a tube; having hollow tubes (as for the passage of fluids)
hollow - not solid; having a space or gap or cavity; "a hollow wall"; "a hollow tree"; "hollow cheeks"; "his face became gaunter and more hollow with each year"

tubular

adjective cylindrical, tube-like, pipe-like, tubiform a table with chrome tubular legs
Translations
أُنْبوبي الشَّكْلمَصْنوع أو مُكَوَّن من أنابيب
trubkovitýtrubkový
rørformet
csõ-csõalakúcsöves
gerîur úr rörum; pípu-pípulaga
trúbkovitýtrúbkový
boru şeklindeborulardan yapılmış

tubular

[ˈtjuːbjʊləʳ]
A. ADJ (gen) → tubular, en forma de tubo; [furniture] → de tubo
B. CPD tubular bells NPL (Mus) → campanas fpl tubulares

tubular

[ˈtjuːbjʊlər] adjtubulairetubular bells nplcarillon m

tubular

adjröhrenförmig; tubular furniture/scaffoldingStahlrohrmöbel pl/-gerüst nt

tubular

[ˈtjuːbjʊləʳ] adjtubolare

tube

(tjuːb) noun
1. a long, low cylinder-shaped object through which liquid can pass; a pipe. The water flowed through a rubber tube; a glass tube.
2. an organ of this kind in animals or plants.
3. an underground railway (especially in London). I go to work on the tube / by tube; (also adjective) a tube train/station.
4. a container for a semi-liquid substance which is got out by squeezing. I must buy a tube of toothpaste.
ˈtubing noun
(material for) a length or system of tubes. two metres of tubing.
ˈtubular (-bjulə) adjective
1. made of, or consisting of tubes. tubular steel.
2. shaped like a tube. The container is tubular in shape.

tubular

adj tubular
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