huapango

noun hua·pan·go \wäˈpäŋ(ˌ)gō\

Definition of huapango

plural

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  1. :  a fast and complicated Mexican couple dance that is usually performed on a wooden platform to accentuate the rhythmic beating of heels and toes

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Origin and Etymology of huapango

Mexican Spanish, a festival celebrated in the state of Veracruz, dance typical of this festival, huapango, from Huapango, town in Veracruz, Mexico


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