Difference between pipe and bell

pipe

Definitions

verb

  1. trim with piping
  2. utter a shrill cry
  3. play on a pipe
  4. transport by pipeline

noun

  1. a tubular wind instrument
  2. a long tube made of metal or plastic that is used to carry water or oil or gas etc.
  3. a tube with a small bowl at one end; used for smoking tobacco
  4. the flues and stops on a pipe organ
  5. a hollow cylindrical shape

Examples

In order to prevent the pipe buckling at the sagbend a horizontal tension was applied to the pipe by tensioners situated on the deck of the vessel.

A perfect mob of street urchins, loafers, shop-men and bar-keepers who could spare a bit of time, lined up in front of the Palace Hotel and watched the plaid-coated, gray-capped visitors in short knickerbockers and golf stockings puff their pipes around the bar and call for "Porter and h'ale, 'alf and

She told the children to pipe down while she was talking on the telephone.

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bell

Definitions

noun

  1. the shape of a bell
  2. (nautical) each of the eight half-hour units of nautical time signaled by strokes of a ship's bell; eight bells signals 4:00, 8:00, or 12:00 o'clock, either a.m. or p.m.
  3. a hollow device made of metal that makes a ringing sound when struck
  4. a percussion instrument consisting of a set of tuned bells that are struck with a hammer; used as an orchestral instrument
  5. the flared opening of a tubular device
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verb

  1. attach a bell to

Examples

After a little while the bellboy realized that there was a special on rooms that night and the price for the men's room should have been $25.

There’s a town on the central coast of British Columbia called Bella Coola, B.C. that could probably use a little attention right now.

Of course, Whitty himself ain’t exactly a peach; he loves him some torture, and buries knives in bellies with minimal provocation; when it comes to witch-hunting, he’s of the “burn her alive now, ask questions … well, don’t really bother asking questions, it’s just so damn fun to burn people, let’s do it some more!” school.

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