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tap dancing

noun [U]
 
 
a type of dancing where the dancer wears special shoes with pieces of metal on the bottom which make a noiseDance and choreography in general
tap dance verb [I] tap dancer noun [C]
Translations of “tap dancing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 踢踏舞…
in Russian чечетка…
in Turkish ayakları vurarak yapılan dans…
in Chinese (Simplified) 踢踏舞…
in Polish stepowanie…
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