changement de pied

noun
change·​ment de pied | \ shäⁿzhmäⁿtpyā \
plural changements de pied\ " \

Definition of changement de pied

ballet dancing
: a jump starting and ending with the feet crossed but with their positions interchanged

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History and Etymology for changement de pied

French, literally, change of foot

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“Changement de pied.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/changement%20de%20pied. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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