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canción f. (Noun) "song"
13th cent. From Latin cantionem, accusative of cantio 'id.' From cantare "to sing" (see cantar).
Indo-European
Romance
Asturian canción, Portuguese canção, Galician canción, Catalan cançó, French chanson, Italian canzone, Sardinian cancione