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  • n. A kind of tap dancing performed in soft-soled shoes, popular in vaudeville.
  • n. A speech, explanation, sales pitch, or other set of remarks delivered in a restrained or conciliatory manner in order to persuade, distract, or otherwise influence someone.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to this kind of dancing.
  • adj. Casual, low-key, easy-going.
  • v. To perform a dance of this kind.

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