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[boo-toh] /ˈbu toʊ/
a contemporary expressionist dance form that originated in postwar Japan, first called Ankoku Butoh, or Dance of Utter Darkness.
Also, butoh. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • He also has a keen interest in butoh dancing and collecting ethnic instruments.
  • There is much discussion about who should receive the credit for creating butoh.
  • Such seditious acts, or pranks in the context of chaos, are butoh.

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