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chanter:

see bagpipebagpipe,
musical instrument whose ancient origin was probably in Mesopotamia from which it was carried east and west by Celtic migrations. It was used in ancient Greece and Rome and has been long known in India.
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chanter

the pipe on a set of bagpipes that is provided with finger holes and on which the melody is played
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