(?), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Piped (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Piping.] 1. To perform, as a tune, by playing on a pipe, flute, fife, etc.; to utter in the shrill tone of a pipe.
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A robin . . . was piping a few querulous notes.
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2. (Naut.) To call or direct, as a crew, by the boatswain's whistle.
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As fine a ship's company as was ever piped aloft.
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3. To furnish or equip with pipes; as, to pipe an engine, or a building.
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