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Fipple

The Fipple is the block in the mouthpiece of some woodwind instruments which forms a duct or flue through which the breath passes. On exiting the duct or windway, the breath encounters a sharp edge which splits the air creating a whistle effect, called the Chiff.

Examples of Instruments which use a fipple include the Penny Whistle and Recorder