Definition of 'pipeline'
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Environmental activists are furious that he has approved the building of a new oil pipeline. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The drug discovery pipeline is currently stalled. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Is it because they are struggling to control the gas supply pipelines which need to go through Syria? The Sun (2016) Oil pipelines were vandalised. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Larger employers, in particular, invest to ensure that they have a strong pipeline of skilled people coming through their ranks. Times, Sunday Times (2017)A third option would be to build a pipeline to Greece via Cyprus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Few things are quite as exciting in life as 82,000 miles of UK gas pipelines. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Two large oil pipelines have also been sabotaged. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The investment banks are still saying they have a pipeline of work. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The pipelines have long since grown over. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is hampered by a lack of drugs in its pipeline and threats from generic rivals. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There is also an option to build a second pipeline. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Then there is the empty pipeline of new drugs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We have already built up a strong pipeline of projects to support the region. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And the construction work on the pipeline could lead to their disintegration. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Most investment bankers are still sitting on a long pipeline of deals. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Then there is a strong pipeline of new assets coming along. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It could convert gas pipelines to carry C02 in four years. Times, Sunday Times (2009)An export pipeline to Turkey will be ready in months. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The partnership will include liquefied natural gas projects and long-distance gas transport pipelines. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The business maintains and runs oil installations and pipelines and has been valued at up to 600m. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are building pipelines for ethanol, we have ships that can transport ethanol. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The results will be critical for the future of the company's weak pipeline of new drugs. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There's one in the pipeline. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He is widely credited with helping to restore the group's pipeline of new drugs during a difficult time for the industry. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is also one in the pipeline for TV equipment. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Police have uncovered the theft of 30,000 litres of diesel from one of the country's main underground pipelines. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Moving millions of tonnes of carbon from plants to spent oil and gas fields in the North Sea will require a large new pipeline network. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'pipeline'
British English: pipeline /ˈpaɪpˌlaɪn/ NOUN
A pipeline is a large pipe used for carrying oil or gas over a long distance.
...a natural-gas pipeline.
- American English: pipeline
- Arabic: خَطّ أَنابِيب
- Brazilian Portuguese: oleoduto
- Chinese: 管线
- Croatian: cjevovod
- Czech: potrubí
- Danish: rørledning
- Dutch: pijplijn
- European Spanish: conducto
- Finnish: öljyputki
- French: pipe-line
- German: Pipeline
- Greek: αγωγός
- Italian: conduttura
- Japanese: パイプライン
- Korean: 송유관
- Norwegian: rørledning
- Polish: rurociąg
- European Portuguese: oleoduto
- Romanian: conductă
- Russian: трубопровод
- Spanish: conducto
- Swedish: pipeline
- Thai: ท่อยาวส่งผ่านน้ำมัน น้ำหรือก๊าซ
- Turkish: boru hattı
- Ukrainian: трубопровід
- Vietnamese: đường ống
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