- blow|pipe «BLOH PYP», noun.1. a tube for blowing air or gas into a flame to increase the heat.2. a blowgun.3. a long, metal tube used in glass blowing to blow molten glass into the desired shape, form, or size; blowtube.4. Medicine. an instrument for blowing air or gas or cleaning a cavity.5. a wooden pipe through which a player blows air into the leather bag of a bagpipe.
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pipe — [ pip ] n. f. • déb. XIIIe; de piper 1 ♦ Vx Pipeau. Chalumeau, tuyau. 2 ♦ Ancienne mesure de capacité. ♢ Région. Grande futaille, de capacité variable. 3 ♦ (XVe; par anal. pop.) Vx … Encyclopédie Universelle