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  • n. A contra dance in a Scottish style, popular in France and Great Britain around the late eighteenth century.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A dancing tune in the Scotch style.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A species of rustic dance of Scotch origin.
  • n. Music written for such a dance, or in imitation of its rhythm.
  • n. In therapeutics, the douche Écossaise or Scotch douche, alternating hot and cold douches.

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