from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A system of movement notation for dance that employs various symbols to record the points of a dancer's body, the direction of a dancer's movement, the tempo, and the dynamics: "Labanotation is specific enough to record the flutter of an eyelid” ( Joseph Menosky).
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- n. a system of notation for dance movements that uses symbols to represent points on a dancer's body and the direction of the dancer's movement and the tempo and the dynamics
After Rudolph Laban (1879-1958), Hungarian choreographer + (n)otation.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)