countrydance

country-dance

[kuhn-tree-dans, -dahns]
noun
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:
1570–80

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country-dance

noun
1. a type of folk dance in which couples are arranged in sets or face one another in a line 

verb
1. perform a contradance [syn: contradance
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