Definition of pipe band in English:

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pipe band


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A band, especially a military one, consisting of bagpipe players, drummers, and a pipe major.
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  • So we got a plaque, a stone plinth, a brass band, a pipe band and a day for the town to remember.
  • The colourful pipe band and the brass band put up an impressive show too.
  • As I'm sure you're all aware, SFU's pipe band is the best pipe band in the world.
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