Pipestem
Pipestem Pipe"stem`, n. The hollow stem or tube of a pipe used for smoking tobacco, etc. [1913 Webster]

Took a long reed for a pipestem. --Longfellow. [1913 Webster]


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  • pipestem — [pīp′stem΄] n. 1. the stem of a tobacco pipe through which the smoke is drawn 2. anything like this in form, as a very thin leg …   English World dictionary

  • pipestem — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : something like the stem of a tobacco pipe; specifically : a very thin arm or leg 2. : any of several slender stemmed plants: as a. : fetterbush b …   Useful english dictionary

  • pipestem — /puyp stem /, n. 1. the stem of a tobacco pipe. 2. something resembling this in slenderness, as an unusually thin arm or leg. [1720 30, Amer.; PIPE1 + STEM1] * * * …   Universalium

  • pipestem — pipe•stem [[t]ˈpaɪpˌstɛm[/t]] n. 1) the stem of a tobacco pipe 2) something resembling this in slenderness, as an unusually thin arm or leg • Etymology: 1720–30, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • pipestem — /ˈpaɪpstɛm/ (say puypstem) noun the stem of a tobacco pipe …   Australian English dictionary

  • pipestem pants — pipestem trousers or pipestem pants, narrow trousers that taper at the bottom …   Useful english dictionary

  • pipestem trousers — or pipestem pants, narrow trousers that taper at the bottom …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pipestem, West Virginia — Pipestem (also Jordans Chapel or Pipe Stem) is an unincorporated community in Summers County, West Virginia, United States. It lies along West Virginia Route 20 to the south southwest of the city of Hinton, the county seat of Summers County.… …   Wikipedia

  • Pipestem Resort State Park — Geobox|Protected Area name = Pipestem Resort State Park native name = other name = other name1 = category = West Virginia State Park iucn category = image caption = Bluestone Gorge etymology type = etymology = country = United States country… …   Wikipedia

  • Pipestem River — The Pipestem River is a short river usually called Pipestem Creek by the locals in east central North Dakota.It flows briefly from Wells County into a reservoir formed by Pipestem Dam north northwest of Jamestown, North Dakota, and thence into… …   Wikipedia

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