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Dance Of Death

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Noun

1. dance of death, danse macabre

a medieval dance in which a skeleton representing death leads a procession of others to the grave

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Dance Of Death

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noun
a pictorial, literary, or musical representation, current esp in the Middle Ages, of a dance in which living people, in order of social precedence, are led off to their graves, by a personification of death
. Also called (French): danse macabre

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Dance Of Death

see synonyms of dance of death
a symbolic portrayal, esp. in medieval art, of Death whirling persons away in dance as each dies

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