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 for Scotch reel
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Reel \Reel\ (r[=e]l), n. [Gael. righil.]
     A lively dance of the Highlanders of Scotland; also, the
     music to the dance; -- often called Scotch reel.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Virginia reel, the common name throughout the United States
        for the old English "country dance," or contradance
        (contredanse). --Bartlett.
        [1913 Webster]

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