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Variant of tepee.


n, pl -pis
(Anthropology & Ethnology) a variant spelling of tepee


or tee•pee

(ˈti pi)

a Plains Indian tent made from animal skins laid on a conical frame of long poles.
Sometimes, tipi.
[1735–45, Amer.; < Dakota thípi=thí- to dwell + -pi pl. indefinite abstract n. suffix]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tipi - a Native American tenttipi - a Native American tent; usually of conical shape
indian lodge, lodge - any of various Native American dwellings
collapsible shelter, tent - a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs); "he pitched his tent near the creek"
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Mr Holland said there had been more than 400,000 visitors to the popular Hadrian's Tipi site between October and January.
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The tipis will each house up to four people, and will be wellequipped and comfortable, according to Signature Living.
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As such, and wherever possible, they use products in tune with the environment including their locally-made tipis and organic, Fair Trade produce.
Other activities in the TiPi include CPR lessons and graphics sessions, a quiz with Candelas, ukelele lessons and a debate as to whether Britain should leave the EU.
Each tipi comes supplied with cooking equipment and running water, although there is no power supply other than solar lighting.
This tipi is an extension of the college and an opportunity for non-Indigenous people to learn about Indigenous culture," said Waters.
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