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- n. A dance of French origin, common in Auvergne and Biscay in Spain in the 17th century.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An old French dance tune in common time.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A lively dance, originating either in Auvergne or in Biscay.
- n. A musical composition in which the strict rhythm and cheerful character of such a dance are embodied.