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flamenco

Pronunciation: /fləˈmeŋkəʊ/

Translation of flamenco in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural -cos)

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  • flamenco (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • It's been referred to as world music, flamenco, Spanish guitar, folk, etc, so how would you categorise it?
    • Elements of flamenco, indigenous folk music, and contemporary harmonic complexity run through Kaufman's work.
    • Lazily strummed blues to nervous flamenco in one short guitar solo.

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