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folk in Folklore topic

folkfolk2 adjective [only before noun] 🔊 🔊 1 RFfolk art, stories, customs etc are traditional and typical of the ordinary people who live in a particular area 🔊 folk tales 🔊 an Irish folk song2 folk science/psychology/wisdom etc3 folk medicine/remedy
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folkHe was discovered again during the folk boom that came just after his death in 1961.It has a charming folk cast to it.The second model is what the researchers call the gay folk construction of risk.Spanish folk songsMany of her first attempts were little more than workmanlike folk songs.An ancient folk tale, it became the source of a number of legends and literary adaptations.Like most folk wisdom it is true, I think.