Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Energetic dancing done for the purpose of aerobic exercise.

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  • n. Any aerobic exercise in the form of energetic dance

Etymologies

Blend of dance and exercise.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

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