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Dixieland

  

      n  
1    a form of jazz that originated in New Orleans, becoming popular esp. with White musicians in the second decade of the 20th century  
2    a revival of this style in the 1950s  
3       See       Dixie       1  
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Dixie  
      n  
1      (Also called)    Dixieland          the southern states of the U.S.; the states that joined the Confederacy during the Civil War  
2    a song adopted as a marching tune by the Confederate states during the American Civil War  
      adj  
3    of, relating to, or characteristic of the southern states of the U.S.  
     (C19: perhaps from the nickname of New Orleans, from dixie a ten-dollar bill printed there, from French dix ten)  


Dixieland         
      n  
1    a form of jazz that originated in New Orleans, becoming popular esp. with White musicians in the second decade of the 20th century  
2    a revival of this style in the 1950s  
3       See       Dixie       1  

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Dixie, Delian, dioxan, dioxin

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