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Part of Speech: noun
Results: 18
1. A wind instrument of music, consisting of a tube or tubes of straw, reed, wood, or metal; any tube which produces musical sounds; as, a shepherd's pipe; the pipe of an organ.
3. A passageway for the air in speaking and breathing; the windpipe, or one of its divisions.
6. The bagpipe; as, the pipes of Lucknow.
8. A boatswain's whistle, used to call the crew to their duties; also, the sound of it.
9. A cask usually containing two hogsheads, or 126 wine gallons; also, the quantity which it contains.
10. A small bowl with a hollow steam, - used in smoking tobacco, and, sometimes, other substances.
Part of Speech: verb
2. To call, convey orders, etc., by means of signals on a pipe or whistle carried by a boatswain.
4. To become hollow in the process of solodifying; - said of an ingot, as of steel.
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. To perform, as a tune, by playing on a pipe, flute, fife, etc.; to utter in the shrill tone of a pipe.
2. To call or direct, as a crew, by the boatswain's whistle.
3. To furnish or equip with pipes; as, to pipe an engine, or a building.
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