Definition of pitch pipe in English:

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pitch pipe

Pronunciation:

noun

Music
A small pipe blown to set the pitch for singing or tuning an instrument.
Example sentences
  • She held up a small, round, silver box that looked a lot like a pitch-pipe.
  • This simple pitch pipe features a tough plastic case; metal tubes; and sturdy, tuned reeds for accurate pitch and durability.
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