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PIPE, Eng. laid. The name of a roll in the exchequer otherwise called the Great Roll. A measure containing two hogsheads; one hundred and twenty-six gallons is also called a pipe.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.