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water pipe

n.
1. A pipe that is a conduit for water.
2. An apparatus for smoking, such as a hookah, in which the smoke is drawn through a container of water or ice and cooled before inhaling.
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water pipe

n
1. (Building) a pipe for water
2. (Brewing) another name for hookah
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wa′ter pipe`


n.
1. a pipe for conveying water.
2. a smoking apparatus, as a hookah or narghile, in which the smoke is drawn through a container of water and cooled before reaching the mouth.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.water pipe - an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through waterwater pipe - an oriental tobacco pipe with a long flexible tube connected to a container where the smoke is cooled by passing through water; "a bipolar world with the hookah and Turkish coffee versus hamburgers and Coca Cola"
pipe, tobacco pipe - a tube with a small bowl at one end; used for smoking tobacco
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