demi-caractère

adjective
de·​mi-ca·​rac·​tère | \ dəmēkȧrȧkteer, ¦demēˌkarə̇k¦te(ə)r \

Definition of demi-caractère

: of, involving, or resembling a character dance that uses classical technique as a basis for interpretation

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History and Etymology for demi-caractère

French, literally, half-character

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“Demi-caractère.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demi-caract%C3%A8re. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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