panpipe

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pan +‎ pipe

Noun[edit]

panpipe ‎(plural panpipes)

  1. A set of panpipes
    • 1988 May 27, Neil Tesser, “Albert Mangelsdorff”[1], Chicago Reader:
      No matter that the trombone would seem to be an instrument particularly ill-suited to the purpose; in Mangelsdorff's hands, it might as well be anything from a panpipe to a cello.