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reed pipe

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noun
an organ pipe having a reed that is vibrated by air to produce the sound.
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Origin of reed pipe

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300
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British Dictionary definitions for reed pipe

reed pipe

noun
a wind instrument, such as a clarinet or oboe, whose sound is produced by a vibrating reed
an organ pipe sounded by a vibrating reed
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