- A religious cult practised among black people in Brazil, using sorcery, ritual dance, and fetishes.More example sentences
- Macumba originated with African slaves shipped to Brazil in the 1550's, who continued to worship their African Gods.
- Of the several Macumba sects in Brazil, the most important are Candomblé and Umbanda.
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- The US English dictionary