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 Pipe Rolls or Great Rolls of the Pipe.Pipeclay. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Pipe of Peace.
 
The North American Indians present a pipe to anyone they wish to be on good terms with. To receive the pipe and smoke together is to promote friendship and goodwill, but to refuse the offer is virtually a declaration of hostility.   1
 


 Pipe Rolls or Great Rolls of the Pipe.Pipeclay. 

 
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