paspy definition

  • noun:
    • A kind of minuet, in triple time, of French beginning, preferred into the reign of Queen Elizabeth I as well as time after.
    • some sort of minuet, in triple time, of French source, preferred within the reign of Queen Elizabeth as well as for sometime after; -- called in addition passing measure, and passymeasure.
    • Same as passepied.

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