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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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C'en est devenu une obsession, je n'ecoutais que cela, et j'ai fini par comprendre que je voulais chanter ces chants.
"But he never gave up and got hold of an electronic chanter with holes in different positions to accommodate his amputated fingers.
The Festival included a number of performances by individual chanters and troupes who have presence in the local and international events.
Com objetividade e riqueza de fontes comentadas ao final de seu trabalho, constituindo-se em importantes referencias para leituras posteriores--, Tina Chanter, nos tres primeiros capitulos, mobiliza-nos para que, em um so folego, nos (re)encontremos com importantes questoes sobre o sistema sexo/genero e temas que lhe sao correlatos.
The chanter is made from African blackwood and the best cane for making reeds comes from Portugal.
In a message to parents head teacher Michael Chanter said: "My priority is to restore GCSE and A Level teaching, as the public examination classes are engaged in crucial work."
Hardie pipes along with a starter package including a chanter and a learning manual.
One of Chanter's (philosophy, DePaul U.) goals here, she says, is to reread Sophocles' Oedipal cycle, challenging some of the fundamental tenets that have come to specify its founding role in literature, philosophy, and psychoanalytic thinking.
Contributing authors include: established Irigarayan scholars such as Penelope Deutscher and Tina Chanter (who has written elsewhere on Irigaray's interaction with Greek philosophy); French literary studies specialist Anne-Emmanuelle Berger; gender studies theorist Lynne Huffer; and the scholar of Greek philosophy, Stathis Gourgouris.
Once a channel is drilled through the block and the outside is roughly turned, the chanter must be left to dry and stabilize for a year or longer before it is rechecked and adjusted.
One hundred one studies reviewed by the WWC investigated the effects of "READ 180." Seven studies (Haslam, White, & Klinge, 2006; Interactive Inc., 2002; Lang, Torgesen, Petscher, Vogel, Chanter, & Lefsky, 2008; Scholastic Research, 2008; White, Haslam, & Hewes, 2006; White, Williams, & Haslem, 2006; Woods, 2007), one of which is a randomized controlled trial and six of which are quasi-experimental designs, meet WWC evidence standards with reservations.
Mohammed Khalaf, general supervisor of Sharjah Radio, said the Sharjah Chanter programme, this year, is the fourth edition of the famous and successful programme.