peace pipe

noun

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PEACE PIPE Defined for English Language Learners

peace pipe

Definition of peace pipe for English Language Learners

  • : a pipe that is smoked by Native Americans in a special ceremony as a sign of peace


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peace pipe

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Definition of peace pipe for Students

: a decorated pipe of the American Indians used for certain ceremonies

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