- (kah-zah-CHAWK) [Russian, Ukrainian] A vigorous Cossack dance for a solo male dancer, in which the dancer bounces in a squatting position and kicks out each foot alternately.
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kazachok — [kä΄zä chôk′] n. pl. kazachki [kä΄zäch kē′] [Russ < Kazak, Cossack] a vigorous Russian folk dance in which a man alternately kicks out each leg from a squatting position … English World dictionary
kazachok — /keuh zah chawk /, n., pl. kazachki / zahch kee /. a lively, Slavic folk dance for a solo male dancer, marked esp. by the prisiadka. Also called kazatsky, kazatske. [1925 30; < Russ kazachók or Ukrainian kozachók, equiv. to kazák, kozák COSSACK + … Universalium
kazachok — /keuh zah chawk /, n., pl. kazachki / zahch kee /. a lively, Slavic folk dance for a solo male dancer, marked esp. by the prisiadka. Also called kazatsky, kazatske. [1925 30; < Russ kazachók or Ukrainian kozachók, equiv. to kazák, kozák… … Useful english dictionary
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