A man playing the bagpipes.
bagpipe definition by Webster's New World
a shrill-toned musical instrument with one double-reed pipe operated by finger stops and one or more drone pipes, all of them sounded by air forced with the arm from a leather bag, which is kept filled by the breath: now played chiefly in Scotland
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- bagpiper noun
bagpipe definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A musical instrument having a flexible bag inflated either by a tube with valves or by bellows, a double-reed melody pipe, and from one to four drone pipes. Often used in the plural.
- bagˈpipeˌ verb
- bagˈpipˌer noun