corte

noun
cor·​te | \ ˈkȯrˌtā \
plural -s

Definition of corte

: a dip or backward step in ballroom dancing with knee bend by the man or the corresponding forward step by the woman

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History and Etymology for corte

American Spanish (Argentina), gracefulness, good breeding, corte, from Spanish, court

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“Corte.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corte. Accessed 16 Jul. 2020.

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