pibcorn

pibgorn

[pib-gawrn]
noun
an ancient wind instrument of Wales resembling the hornpipe.
Also, pibcorn [pib-kawrn] .
Also called stockhorn.


Origin:
1760–70; < Welsh pib gorn, equivalent to pib pipe1 + gorn, lenited form of corn horn

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pibgorn

noun
an ancient (now obsolete) single-reed woodwind; usually made of bone [syn: hornpipe
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