reed pipe

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  • noun

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organ pipe with a vibrating reed

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Down comes Robinson's coach in a minute or two, with a rival cornopean, and away go the two vehicles, horses galloping, boys cheering, horns playing loud.
I can just remember the band; it consisted of two copper key-bugles, two trombones, two clarionets, a two-valved cornopean, a shanked trumpet, a piccolo, a flute, a fiddle or two, and a venerable-looking bass viol.