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Pipe

An obsolete unit of volume equivalent to 126 gallons.
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CLEAN SHEET: pipe Dream will patrol the river for the Maritime Volunteers under her original name THE Escort
Full employment - no more than a pipe dream a decade ago - is now within Scotland's grasp.
A mere pipe dream on the part of anti- smoking campaigners who have lost touch with reality.
TONGUE STRAPS: 2.25 Celtic Heather, Back To Reality, 3.35 Indian Pipe Dream, Pseudonym, Moonlight Music, 4.05 Aheadofhistime, 4.50 You Can Of Course.
The damning study by the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development rapped the concept as a pipe dream for most workers.
A Rangers win had seemed a pipe dream when rookie ref Stuart Attwell - the man who gave the ghost goal - dismissed Mikele Leigertwood for a high tackle on Lee Carsley after 45 minutes.
Spokesman Sean Smyth said: "What the minister is contemplating is paying private consultancy firms millions to pursue the pipe dream that is a light railway or underground system.
Tony Blair's hope that some troops could be pulled out this summer looks like a pipe dream.
PIPE DREAM: Trout leap up to reach way to freedom; ESCAPE ROUTE: The 30ft swim to freedom through the pipe into river
Let's hope its not just a Hollywood pipe dream and the people of the West Lothian town aren't being led up the garden path, just to be let down - again.
Maybe a sun-bound, turf-burning night-flying rocket was not such a pipe dream after all.
But the vow was dismissed as a "pipe dream" as ministers failed to come up with any extra cash for new midwives.