Definition of macumba noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

macumba

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//məˈkʊmbə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//məˈkʊmbə//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a Brazilian cult (= a system of religious beliefs and practices) that involves magic and possession by spirits Word OriginPortuguese.
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