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lindy

or Lindy

[lin-dee] /ˈlɪn di/
noun, plural lindies.
1.
Also called lindy hop, Lindy Hop. an energetic jitterbug dance.
verb (used without object), lindied, lindying.
2.
to dance the lindy.
Origin of lindy
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35; probably from nickname of Charles A. Lindbergh
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