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Definition of Tarantella

Tarantella
Tarantella Tar`an*tel"la, n. [It.] (Mus.) (a) A rapid and delirious sort of Neapolitan dance in 6-8 time, which moves in whirling triplets; -- so called from a popular notion of its being a remedy against the poisonous bite of the tarantula. Some derive its name from Taranto in Apulia. (b) Music suited to such a dance.

Meaning of Tarantella from wikipedia

- Tarantella (Italian pronunciation: [taranˈtɛlla]) is a group of various southern Italian folk dances originating in the regions of Calabria, Campania...
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- Look up tarantella or tarantelle in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Tarantella is a type of Italian folk dance. Tarantella or Tarantelle (in French)...
- The tarantella is a traditional dance form, and accompanying music, with a distinctive rhythm, from the south of Italy. Tarantellas appear in many pieces...
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- Calabrian Tarantella (in italian: Tarantella Calabrese or "Sonu a ballu": playing for dancing) is a generic term to include different musical-dancing expressions...
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