fipple

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English[edit]

Cross-section of the head of a recorder, indicating the wooden fipple plug (A), a "ducted flue" windway (B), and the "labium lip" (C) which forms the far edge of the "voicing mouth"

Noun[edit]

fipple (plural fipples)

  1. (music) The block (typically of wood) that forms the floor of the windway in a wind instrument.

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