Meaning of PIPELINE in English
▪ gas , oil , water
VERB + PIPELINE
▪ build , construct , lay
PIPELINE + VERB
▪ supply sth
The ~ supplies Jordan with 15% of its crude oil.
▪ cross sth , pass through sth , run through sth
The ~ runs through central Mozambique.
▪ link sth
The ~ links the refinery with the port.
PIPELINE + NOUN
▪ in the ~ (= being discussed or prepared)
Important changes are already in the ~.
Oxford Collocations English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний . 2012