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  • n. A phenomenon that primarily occurs at sports events, where the members of the crowd stand up and/or raise their hands in turn, creating the illusion of a wave passing through the crowd.
  • v. To perform a Mexican wave.

Etymologies

Popularised during the 1986 FIFA World Cup held in Mexico. (Wiktionary)

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