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    an instrument played when people are dancing capoeira, which is a Brazilian martial art that comes originally from Africa

    I've been trying to learn how to play the berimbau, but it's quite complex.

    Submitted by Jessyca from Brazil on 01/03/2010


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spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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