musette bag
noun see musette

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • musette bag — n. a small bag of canvas or leather for toilet articles, etc., worn suspended from a shoulder strap, as by soldiers or hikers * * * …   Universalium

  • musette bag — n. a small bag of canvas or leather for toilet articles, etc., worn suspended from a shoulder strap, as by soldiers or hikers …   English World dictionary

  • musette bag — noun see musette 3 * * * musette bag, a small canvas or leather bag carried suspended from a shoulder, used by soldiers, hikers, and others to carry toilet articles, food, and small items …   Useful english dictionary

  • musette — [myo͞o zet′] n. [OFr < muser, to play music, MUSE] 1. a small French bagpipe of the 17th and 18th cent. 2. a soft pastoral melody, in imitation of the tunes played on this 3. MUSETTE BAG …   English World dictionary

  • musette — /myooh zet /, n. 1. Also called musette bag. a small leather or canvas bag with a shoulder strap, used for carrying personal belongings, food, etc., while hiking, marching, or the like. 2. a French bagpipe of the 17th and early 18th centuries,… …   Universalium

  • musette — noun Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, diminutive of muse bagpipe, from muser to muse, play the bagpipe Date: 14th century 1. a bellows blown bagpipe popular in France in the 17th and 18th centuries 2. a small knapsack; also a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • musette — mu•sette [[t]myuˈzɛt[/t]] n. 1) clo Also called musette′ bag . a small leather or canvas bag with a shoulder strap 2) mad a French bellows–driven bagpipe of the 17th and early 18th centuries, with several chambers and drones • Etymology:… …   From formal English to slang

  • musette — [mju: zɛt] noun 1》 a kind of small bagpipe played with bellows, popular in France in the 17th–18th centuries and in later folk music.     ↘a tune or piece of music imitating the sound of the musette, typically with a drone. 2》 a small, simple… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Musette — may refer to: Musette de cour, a musical instrument in the bagpipe family Oboe musette, a musical instrument in the woodwind family Bal musette, a style of popular French music and dance Musette, jazz musician Dewey Redman s name for the suona, a …   Wikipedia

  • bag — n. suitcase 1) to pack, unpack one s bags 2) to check one s bags container pouch 3) an air bag (that inflates within a car on impact) 4) a barracks; carrier (BE), shopping; duffel, kit (BE); flight; garment; ice; jiffy ( padded bag used for… …   Combinatory dictionary

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