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country-dance

[kuhn-tree-dans, -dahns] /ˈkʌn triˌdæns, -ˌdɑns/
noun
1.
a dance of rural English origin in which the dancers form circles or squares or in which they face each other in two rows.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80
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  • His great-grandfather was inventor of that famous country-dance which is called after him.

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