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cachucha

[kuh-choo-chuh; Spanish kah-choo-chah] /kəˈtʃu tʃə; Spanish kɑˈtʃu tʃɑ/
noun, plural cachuchas
[kuh-choo-chuh z; Spanish kah-choo-chahs] /kəˈtʃu tʃəz; Spanish kɑˈtʃu tʃɑs/ (Show IPA)
1.
an Andalusian dance resembling the bolero.
2.
the music for this dance.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; < Spanish: perhaps literally, fragment; of obscure origin
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Examples for cachucha
  • After the cachucha is simmered until soft, the bones are removed.
British Dictionary definitions for cachucha

cachucha

/kəˈtʃuːtʃə/
noun
1.
a graceful Spanish solo dance in triple time
2.
music composed for this dance
Word Origin
C19: from Spanish
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