blowpipe blowpipe  /b ˈloʊ ˌpaɪp/

Definition(s):

  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

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  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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