Definition of Matachin

1. n. An old dance with swords and bucklers; a sword dance.



Definition of Matachin

1. Noun. An old dance with swords and bucklers. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Matachin

1. a masked sword-dancer [n MATACHINA or MATACHINI]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Matachin

masulas
masurium
masuriums
masus
masutomilite
masuyite
masyu
mat
mat gold
mat slab
mat up
mata mata
mata mata turtle
mata mata turtles
mata matas
matachin (current term)
matachina
matachini
matachins
mataco
matador
matadora
matadoras
matadore
matadores
matadors
matafunda
matai

Literary usage of Matachin

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1. The Panama Canal: Pictorial View of the World's Greatest Engineering Feat ...by Thomas Herbert Russell by Thomas Herbert Russell (1913)
"... from the cut at matachin. The large dump train is composed of 27 cars, and the small dump train of 35 cars. The average load of a train of flat cars, ..."

2. Senate Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Public Documents and Executive by United States Congress. Senate (1884)
"At matachin solid rock of the hardest kind is ... sharply to the eastward at matachin, between the ... kilometers jnst below matachin. ..."

3. Waterways and Water Transport in Different Countries: With a Discription of by James Stephen Jeans (1890)
"As regards the first of these two alternatives, it was objected that, as large affluents flow into the river below matachin, three parallel canals of large ..."

4. Annual Report of the Isthmian Canal Commission by Isthmian Canal Commission (U.S.), Canal Zone Governor (1906)
"From this concrete reservoir water is supplied to Gorgona, Bas matachin, the shops, ... The large machine shops at Bas matachin have been, in addition, ..."

5. The English Illustrated Magazine (1903)
"Every now and then we traverse mangrove-hidden swamps matachin RAILWAY STATION. lives and ... At matachin, where the heat is tropical, we take in water, ..."

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