• Definition for "blowgun"
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blowgun definition

  • noun:
    • an extended narrow pipe whereby darts or pellets may be blown. Also known as blowpipe.
    • a hollow tube by which a dart or comparable missile could be blown
    • A tube, as of cane or reed, sometimes twelve-feet lengthy, through which an arrow (sometimes poisoned) or other projectile is impelled because of the force of the air. It's a weapon much employed by specific Indians of The united states together with West Indies; -- labeled as in addition blowpipe, and blowtube. See sumpitan.
    • A pipe or pipe whereby missiles tend to be blown because of the air. Those employed by certain Indians of south usa are of lumber, from 7 to 10 legs very long, with a bore perhaps not larger than the little hand; through them tend to be blown poisoned arrows made of split cane or other light material, from a foot to 15 ins in length, and wound on butt with some fibrous product to be able to fit the bore of blow-gun. The same blow-gun is in usage one of the Dyaks of Borneo. Also called blow-tube, and blowpipe.
    • a tube through which darts may be shot by blowing
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