topeng

noun
to·​peng | \ ˈtōˌpeŋ \
plural -s

Definition of topeng

: a Javanese dramatic performance in which the actors wear grotesque masks and act in pantomime

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History and Etymology for topeng

Javanese topèng

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“Topeng.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/topeng. Accessed 26 Feb. 2021.

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