relevé

noun
re·​le·​vé | \ ˌreləˈvā \
plural -s

Definition of relevé

: a rise to the toes from the flat foot in ballet dancing

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History and Etymology for relevé

French, literally, raised, from past participle of relever to raise

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“Relevé.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/relev%C3%A9. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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