A connected set of pipes for conveying liquids, slurries, or gases.
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Digital Geographic Information Working Group (DGIWG) Feature Data Dictionary
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A pipeline is a string of interconnected pipes used for the transport of matter, nowadays mainly oil or gas (IHO Dictionary, S-32, 5th Edition, 3857). It must be assumed that the pipes are vulnerable to damage from anchoring or trawling. They may be a potential danger to navigation (IHO Chart Specifications, M-4).
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Amend Feature Name. Amend definition; and add definition source, reference and similarity. Add INT1 and S-4 references; and add distinctions.
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