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  • n  a tube that directs air or gas into a flame to concentrate heat
  • n  a tube through which darts can be shot by blowing

  • For years, both gems have been manufactured (without the stars) by passing finely powdered A12O2 through the flame of an oxyhydrogen blowpipe.
  • As a gesture against political bullies back home, Marie Louise once carried a bamboo blowpipe to puff pepper into the eyes of German police; pity had made her, too, willing to .
  • They were safe from poisoned blowpipe darts.

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