bourdon bourdon

Definition(s):

  • (n) a pipe of the bagpipe that is tuned to produce a single continuous tone

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Each carillon is unique, and because the 12-ton, E-flat bourdon bell in the Washington carillon is heavier and therefore deeper in pitch than its counterpart in Kansas, Barnes must .

News

  1. Defenseman Bourdon seeks a spot with the Flyers

    One of the most intriguing players at the Flyers' prospect camp in Voorhees is a defenseman who has already played 45 games in the NHL, Marc-Andre Bourdon.
    on July 9, 2013     Source: The Philadelphia Inquirer

  2. Recovering Bourdon in Flyers' crowded D plans

    One of the most intriguing players at the Flyers prospect camp in Voorhees is a defenseman who has already played 45 games in the NHL, Marc-Andre Bourdon.
    on July 8, 2013     Source: Philly.com

Quotes

  1. "The National Hockey League family grieves with the family, friends and teammates of Luc Bourdon," Bettman said, adding that a ceremony will honour "a young life ended long before its promise could be fulfilled."
    on May 30, 2007 By: Gary Bettman Source: News1130

  2. "Speaking to the people on the plane, people in hotels, people in restaurants, we found out they all knew Luc," Tambellini said. "Things I remember about Luc - draft day and how excited our scouts were as we had a chance to take Luc Bourdon....
    on Jun 2, 2008 By: Steve Tambellini Source: The Gazette (Montreal)

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