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 Dan’nocks.Dans’ker. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Danse.
 
La danse commence là-bas, fighting has broken out yonder.   1
        “Mon Caporal, there is great news: La danse commence là-bas.”—Ouida: Under Two Flags, chap. xxv.
   A la danse. On the march.   2
        “The regiment was ordered out a la danse There was fresh war in the interior.”—Ouida: Under Two Flags, chap. xxv. (See DANCE.)
 


 Dan’nocks.Dans’ker. 

 
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