tendu

adjective
ten·du | \täⁿdᵫ̅\

Definition of tendu 

: extended in a taut manner used of a leg in ballet

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History and Etymology for tendu

French, from past participle of tendre to stretch, stretch out, from Middle French (to offer)

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