What does skirl mean?

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Verb
  1. (Scotland, Northern England) To make a shrill sound, as of bagpipes.
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The skirl of the bagpipes provided a stirring backdrop, and his skin tingled with excitement.
Cannot one hear the skirl of the pipes amid that din of cannon and musketry?
Shriller than the scream of shells above them was the skirl of pipes, going with them.
Not a car horn or police siren could be heard amid the skirl of the pipes of the annual Tartan Day celebrations.
At that moment, from the field the fox has just left, there's the skirl of a hunting horn.
But there should be more to it than the skirl of the bagpipe and the swirl of the plaid.

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