- the stem of a tobacco pipe through which the smoke is drawn
- anything like this in form, as a very thin leg
- The hollow stem or tube of a pipe used for smoking tobacco, etc.
- Took a long reed for a pipestem. â€” Longfellow.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Websterâ€™s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.