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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A form of bagpipe formerly used in Normandy.
  • n. A slow dance performed to the music of the bagpipe.
  • n. Music for such a dance or in its rhythm, which is triple, rather slow, and with heavy primary accents.

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