Cinque-pace
Cinque-pace Cinque"-pace`, n. [Cinque + pace.] A lively dance (called also {galliard}), the steps of which were regulated by the number five. [Obs.] --Nares. Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • cinque-pace — cinqueˈ pace noun (Shakespeare also sinkeˈ a pace) Formerly, a lively dance, the pace or movement of which is characterized by five beats • • • Main Entry: ↑cinque …   Useful english dictionary

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  • cinque — cinque; cinque·foil; cinque·foiled; cinque·pace; cinque·pas; …   English syllables

  • pace — car·a·pace; cinque·pace; es·pace·ment; half·pace; pace; …   English syllables

  • cinquepace — cinque·pace …   English syllables

  • galliard — Cinque pace Cinque pace , n. [Cinque + pace.] A lively dance (called also {galliard}), the steps of which were regulated by the number five. [Obs.] Nares. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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