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Cinque-pace (O. Edd. Cinque-pace and Sink-apace), a dance, 'the steps of which were regulated by the number five' (Nares): “wooing, wedding, and repenting, is as a Scotch jig, a measure, and a c.; . . . and then comes repentance and, with his bad legs, falls into the c. faster and faster, till he sink into his grave,” Ado II, 1, 77. “I would not so much as make water but in a c.” Tw. I, 3, 139.
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