pas de trois

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noun \ˌpä-də-ˈtrwä, -ˈtwä\

Definition of pas de trois

plural

pas de trois

play \ˌpä-də-ˈtrwä(z), -ˈtwä(z)\
  1. :  a dance or figure for three performers

Origin and Etymology of pas de trois

French, literally, step for three


First Known Use: circa 1762

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