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Definition of pipe major in English:

noun

An NCO commanding regimental pipes and drums: [as title]: Pipe Major Hadden
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  • The Piping Centre's founding director of piping is also one of the world's most accomplished solo pipers and a pipe major with the acclaimed ScottishPower Pipe Band.
  • Our pipe major was in the back of one of the command vehicles playing the bagpipes.
  • The band took a huge body blow in 1987 when their pipe major, Tony Burke, upped sticks and moved to Britain.

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