pipeful [pīp′fool΄]
pl. pipefuls
the amount (of tobacco, etc.) put in a pipe at one time

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  • pipeful — /puyp fool/, n., pl. pipefuls. a quantity sufficient to fill the bowl of a pipe: a pipeful of tobacco. [1595 1605; PIPE1 + FUL] Usage. See ful. * * * …   Universalium

  • pipeful — noun see pipe I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • pipeful — paɪpfÊŠl n. amount of material that fills one pipe …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pipeful — pipe·ful …   English syllables

  • pipeful — /ˈpaɪpfʊl/ (say puypfool) noun (plural pipefuls) a quantity sufficient to fill the bowl of a pipe …  

  • pipeful — noun the quantity of tobacco that can be smoked in a pipe at one time • Hypernyms: ↑containerful …   Useful english dictionary

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