blowpipe

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Etymology[edit]

blow +‎ pipe

Noun[edit]

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blowpipe (plural blowpipes)

  1. (chemistry) a narrow tube through which a jet of air is directed onto a flame; used in the analysis of minerals etc and in jewelry manufacture
  2. a weapon through which darts may be shot by blowing; a blowgun
  3. (glassblowing) a long narrow pipe, rotated in the hands, upon which glassware is blown

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