from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A torchlight procession, a survival from medieval tournaments, which is celebrated at some of the German courts on the marriage of a member of the royal family.
- noun A musical composition designed for the above procession.
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- noun music a kind of
polonaise, associated with German royal wedding celebrations
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Borrowing from German Fackeltanz ("torch dance").
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