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[fohk-lawr-ik, -lohr-] /ˈfoʊkˌlɔr ɪk, -ˌloʊr-/
based on or resembling folklore:
folkloric music.
Origin of folkloric
1880-85; folklore + -ic
Related forms
folklorically, adverb Unabridged
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Examples from the web for folkloric
  • Here is an opportunity to re-examine the broken links from our survival code aka folkloric wisdom.
  • It also has a touristy appreciation for all manner of things folkloric.
  • Musically speaking, there is a wealth of indigenous folkloric music, but no true homegrown pop music.
  • There is not a hint of the picturesque or of folkloric charm.
  • Music, food and folkloric dance for the whole family.
Word Origin and History for folkloric

1883, from folklore + -ic.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
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