Definition of Clay pipe
1. Noun. A pipe made of clay.
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Literary usage of Clay pipe
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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"Throughout Great Britain and Ireland small clay pipe« are frequently dug up, ... The principal centre of the clay pipe industry is at Broseley in ..."
2. Archeological Explorations in Northeastern Arizona by Alfred Vincent Kidder, Samuel James Guernsey (1919)
"PIPE: In figure 63 (actual size) are given a drawing and section of a clay pipe found on the surface of a small ruin on the top of the mesa at the mouth of ..."
3. The Design of Highway Bridges and the Calculation of Stresses in Bridges Trusses by Milo Smith Ketchum (1908)
"The common sizes, weights and list prices of vitrified clay pipe are given in Table LIX. The discounts from this list will vary with the location and the ..."
4. The Architects' and Builders' Handbook: Data for Architects, Structural by Frank Eugene Kidder (1921)
"The SLIP-GLAZED clay pipe is made of what is known as FIRE-CLAY, such as fire-brick clay, which retains its porosity when subjected to the most intense heat ..."