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un tuyau

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Definition: pipe, (inf) - tip, piece of advice

Il doit remplacer ce tuyau - He needs to replace this pipe.

J'ai quelques tuyaux pour toi - I have a few tips for you.

C'était un tuyau crevé - It was a useless tip.

Related:
  • tuyauter (informal) - to give someone a tip, to tip someone off
  • un tuyauteur (informal) - informant
  • la tuyauterie - piping, organ pipes
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