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blowpipe
American English: /ˈbloʊˌpaɪp/
British English: /ˈbləʊpʌɪp/

Translation of blowpipe in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • An early version of Darts called Puff and Dart, used a blowpipe to fire a dart at the target.
    • The dart from a blowpipe could strike there, but very few pipers could drive a dart hard enough to penetrate through the flesh into the brain.
    • The new laws will also forbid drunks from loitering around liquor stores, carrying baseball bats and fooling around with crossbows, slingshots, blowpipes and airguns.

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