contrapás

noun con·tra·pás \ˌkōn‧trəˈpäs\

Definition of contrapás

plural

contrapases

\-ä(ˌ)sās\
  1. :  a Catalan chain dance of ceremonial origin with grapevine steps varied in rhythm and direction according to the province

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Origin and Etymology of contrapás

Spanish, from Catalan contrapàs, from contra- (from Latin) + pas step, dance step, from Latin passus step


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