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macarena

[mah-kuh-rey-nuh, ‐ren-uh] /ˌmɑ kəˈreɪ nə, ‐ˈrɛn ə/
noun
1.
(often initial capital letter) a dance performed in a group line or solo and following a rhythmic pattern of arm, hand, and hip movements in time to a Spanish song.
Origin
1990-1995
1990-95; < Spanish: feminine of macareno boaster, braggart
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a Spanish flamenco song by Los del Rio popularized as a line dance at celebrations

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