folk dance or folk·dance (fōkdăns′)
a. A traditional dance originating among the common people of a nation or region.
b. The music for such a dance.
2. A social gathering at which folk dances are performed.
folk dancer n.
folk dancing n.
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Portuguese folk dancing
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