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flue pipe

n. Music
An organ pipe with a lipped opening; a flue.
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flue pipe



(Instruments) an organ pipe or tubular instrument of the flute family whose sound is produced by the passage of air across a sharp-edged fissure in the side. This sets in motion a vibrating air column within the pipe or instrument
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flue′ pipe`

an organ pipe having a flue.
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Noun1.flue pipe - organ pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lipflue pipe - organ pipe whose tone is produced by air passing across the sharp edge of a fissure or lip
organ pipe, pipework, pipe - the flues and stops on a pipe organ
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