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tango (ˈtæŋɡəʊ)
n , pl -gos
1.  a Latin American dance in duple time, characterized by long gliding steps and sudden pauses
2.  a piece of music composed for or in the rhythm of this dance
vb , -gos, -goes, -going, -goed
3.  (intr) to perform this dance
[C20: from American Spanish, probably of Niger-Congo origin; compare Ibibio tamgu to dance]

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