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

  • n. A folk dance performed with the dancers arranged in a circle.
  • n. A ballroom dance in which couples proceed in a circular direction around the room.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. one which is danced by couples with a whirling or revolving motion, as the waltz, polka, etc.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a ballroom dance characterized by revolving movement
  • n. a folk dance; dancers form a circle

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