alla polacca

adverb (or adjective)
al·​la po·​lac·​ca | \ ˌäləpəˈläkə, ˌaləpəˈla- \

Definition of alla polacca

: in the manner of a polonaise used as a direction in music

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First Known Use of alla polacca

1841, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alla polacca

Italian, literally, in the Polish manner

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“Alla polacca.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alla%20polacca. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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