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Example sentences from the Web for blowpipe
Or, better still, air may be admitted to the blow-pipe from a large gas-bag placed in some convenient position.
It effervesces briskly with borax at the blow-pipe, in consequence of the disengagement of oxygen gas.A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines|Andrew Ure
Duppo had slung his blow-pipe at his back, and held his bow with an arrow to shoot.On the Banks of the Amazon|W.H.G. Kingston
This gas passes through a tube to the blow-pipe of the welder, or to any other use for which it is destined.Women and War Work|Helen Fraser
He has been in mining a good deal; and he can make his own assays with the blow-pipe.Nelly's Silver Mine|Helen Hunt Jackson