Definition of uilleann pipe
: an Irish bagpipe with air supplied by a bellows held under and worked by the elbow
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Origin and Etymology of uilleann pipe
partial translation of Irish Gaelic píb uilleann; uilleann from Irish Gaelic, genitive singular of uillinn elbow, from Old Irish uilen; akin to Old English eln ell
First Known Use: 1906See Words from the same year
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