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peace pipe

noun
1.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80
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Examples from the web for peace pipe
  • They celebrated the peaceful meeting with hugs, shouts, and smoking a peace pipe.
  • Because you have taken a few too many hits on the ole peace pipe.
  • Within the pages is a description of the origin of the peace pipe.
British Dictionary definitions for peace pipe

peace pipe

noun
1.
a long decorated pipe smoked by North American Indians on ceremonial occasions, esp as a token of peace Also called calumet, pipe of peace
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