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Variant of tepee.
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n, pl -pis
(Anthropology & Ethnology) a variant spelling of tepee
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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]
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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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Tipi, who is originally from Malaga but came to Liverpool to study at John Moores University, claims management at the restaurant failed to act on warnings that security was not tight enough after previous incidents.
The Tipi Venue, which makes use of double Kata Tipi tent for its functions, is advertising for the German-themed event on its website.
According to BID figures, 50,000 people visited the tipi over its 11-week run - just under 5,000 every week.
The Tipi has been open right at the centre of the Pilgrim Street shipping container development since October, with plenty of takers for mulled wine and sets from DJs and local musicians.
The card designs will be on display inside the winter festival tipi in St George's Square.
The giant double tipi is the brainchild of North East leisure company Danieli Holdings - which also operates Yolo Townhouse and Yolo Ponteland - and started outside Newcastle's Central Station in 2016 before moving to the city's former Odeon site last Christmas.
| Where: Camp Cynrig Tipi Village, The Brecon Beacons, Powys LD3 8LR.
Caption: Figure 3 (left) is an image of Pacer's tipi. Figure 3A (below) is a detail of that image.
COST: From PS186 for two nights in a tipi that sleeps four.
The tipis will each house up to four people, and will be wellequipped and comfortable, according to Signature Living.
(The couple will sell DIY treehouse kits on Etsy, along with the tipis at right.) The boys' reaction?