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noun
a solo dance performed by a nude or nearly nude woman using fans for covering.
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Origin of fan dance

First recorded in 1875–80

OTHER WORDS FROM fan dance

fan dancer, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for fan dance

fan dance

noun
a dance in which large fans are manipulated in front of the body, partially revealing or suggesting nakedness
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