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One entry found for ballet.
Main Entry: bal·let
Pronunciation: primarystressbal-amacr, ba-primarystresslamacr
Function: noun
Etymology: from French ballet "ballet," derived from Italian ballare "to dance," from Latin ballare "to dance" --related to 3BALL
1 a : an art form that uses dancing to tell a story or express a theme b : dancing in which poses and steps are combined with leaps and turns
2 : a group that performs ballets

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