a dance form or dance that is matched to the rhythms and techniques of jazz music, developed by African Americans in the early part of the 20th century.
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Origin of jazz dance
First recorded in 1915–20
OTHER WORDS FROM jazz dancejazz dancer, noun
Words nearby jazz dance
Definition for jazz dance (2 of 2)
[ jaz-dans, ‐dahns ]
/ ˈdʒæzˌdæns, ‐ˌdɑns /
verb (used without object), jazz-danced, jazz-danc·ing.
to perform jazz dance.
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