grand battement

noun

Definition of grand battement

: a battement in ballet executed with the free leg lifted high from the floor

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History and Etymology for grand battement

French, literally, great battement

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“Grand battement.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grand%20battement. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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