bagpipes

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bag·pipe

 (băg′pīp′)
n. often bagpipes
A musical instrument having a flexible bag inflated either by a tube with valves or by bellows, a double-reed melody pipe, and from one to four drone pipes.

bag′pipe′ v.
bag′pip′er n.

bagpipes

(ˈbæɡˌpaɪps)
pl n
(Instruments) any of a family of musical wind instruments in which sounds are produced in reed pipes supplied with air from a bag inflated either by the player's mouth, as in the Irish bagpipes or Highland bagpipes of Scotland, or by arm-operated bellows, as in the Northumbrian bagpipes
Translations
مِزْاميرُ القِرْبَمِزْمارُ القَريَةِ
dudy
sækkepibe
säkkipilli
cornemusecornemuserbiniou
gajde
duda
sekkjapípa
バグパイプ
백파이프
dūdmaišis
dūdas
dude
säckpipa
ปี่สก๊อต
kèn túi

bagpipes

[ˈbægpaɪps] NPLgaita fsing

bagpipes

[ˈbægpaɪps] nplcornemuse f
to play the bagpipes → jouer de la cornemusebag snatcher n (British)voleur/euse m/f à l'arrachébag-snatching [ˈbægsnætʃɪŋ] n (British)vol m à l'arraché

bagpipes

[ˈbægˌpaɪps] npl (in Scotland) → cornamusa sg; (in Italy) → zampogna sg

bagpipes

(ˈbӕgpaips) noun plural
a wind instrument consisting of a bag fitted with pipes, played in Scotland etc. He wants to learn to play the bagpipes.

bagpipes

مِزْاميرُ القِرْبَ dudy sækkepibe Dudelsack γκάιντα gaita säkkipilli cornemuse gajde cornamuse バグパイプ 백파이프 doedelzak sekkepipe dudy gaita de foles волынка säckpipa ปี่สก๊อต gayda kèn túi 风笛
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