contredanse

noun
con·​tre·​danse | \ ˈkän-trə-ˌdan(t)s How to pronounce contredanse (audio) also kōⁿ-trə-ˈdäⁿs \

variant of

1 : a folk dance in which couples face each other in two lines or a square
2 : a piece of music for a contra dance

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“Contredanse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/contredanse. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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