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(Christian Churches, other) a religious cult in Brazil that combines Christian and voodoo elements
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|Noun||1.||macumba - (Brazil) followers of a religious cult of African origin|
cult - followers of an exclusive system of religious beliefs and practices
|2.||macumba - popular dance music of Brazil; derived from the practices of the macumba religious cult|
|3.||macumba - a Brazilian religious cult of African origin; combines voodoo elements with singing and chanting and dancing|
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