Meaning of Bagpipes



English: Bagpipes
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Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात
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Definition: 1

Often, bagpipes. a reed instrument consisting of a melody pipe and one or more accompanying drone pipes protruding from a windbag into which the air is blown by the mouth or a bellows.

Definition: 2

Nautical. to back (a fore-and-aft sail) by hauling the sheet to windward.

Definition: 3

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

Definition: 4

(modifier) of or relating to the bagpipes: a bagpipe maker