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English definition of “war dance”

war dance

noun [C]    
a formal dance , performed by some tribal people , either before they fight or after they have won a fight Names of dances
(Definition of war dance noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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