em·​boî·​té | \ äⁿbwȧtā \

Definition of emboîté

of a ballet step
: joined with the feet interlocked

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History and Etymology for emboîté

French, from past participle of emboîter to put in a box, encase, fit together, from em- en- entry 1 + boîte box, from Old French boiste

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“Emboîté.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/embo%C3%AEt%C3%A9. Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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