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folkloric

[ fohk-lawr-ik, -lohr- ]
/ ˈfoʊkˌlɔr ɪk, -ˌloʊr- /
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adjective
based on or resembling folklore: folkloric music.
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Origin of folkloric

First recorded in 1880–85; folklore + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM folkloric

folk·lor·i·cal·ly, adverb
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