noun \ˈhrn-ˌpīp\

Definition of HORNPIPE

:  a single-reed wind instrument consisting of a wooden or bone pipe with finger holes, a bell, and mouthpiece usually of horn
:  a lively folk dance of the British Isles originally accompanied by hornpipe playing

First Known Use of HORNPIPE

15th century


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