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redowa

[red-uh-wuh, -vuh] /ˈrɛd ə wə, -və/
noun
1.
a Bohemian dance in two forms, one resembling the waltz or the mazurka, the other resembling the polka.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < French rédowa or German Redowa < Czech rejdovák, derivative of rejdovat to steer, wheel about
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redowa

/ˈrɛdəvə; -wə/
noun
1.
a Bohemian folk dance similar to the waltz
Word Origin
C19: via French and German from Czech rejdovák, from rejdovati to guide around
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