blowpipe blowpipe  /b ˈloʊ ˌpaɪp/


  1. (n) a tube that directs air or gas into a flame to concentrate heat
  2. (n) a tube through which darts can be shot by blowing



  1. They were safe from poisoned blowpipe darts.
  2. Made from the bark of the epena and ama asita trees, epena is administered through a blowpipe.
  3. In the open court, Navaho rug weavers set up their loom, to be followed by other craftsmen, including a Cherokee with an eight-foot blowpipe who can hit a bull's-eye at 100 paces.
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