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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An old formal French dance in quadruple time; Music composed in quadruple time for dancing a formal French dance.

Usage examples (36)
  • They dance a gavotte, and retire to a line at left.
  • We counted as many as thirty couples in one gavotte.
  • They dance a gavotte, and then stand at left of stage.
  • Do we really have to dance this gavotte all over again? for more
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