Terpsichore

noun
Terp·​sich·​o·​re | \ ˌtərp-ˈsi-kə-(ˌ)rē How to pronounce Terpsichore (audio) \

Definition of Terpsichore

: the Greek Muse of dancing and choral song

First Known Use of Terpsichore

1501, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Terpsichore

Latin, from Greek Terpsichorē

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“Terpsichore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Terpsichore. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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