from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Nijinsky, Vaslav or Waslaw 1890-1950. Russian-born dancer and choreographer noted for his leading roles with Diaghilev's Ballets Russes in Paris and for his choreography of The Rites of Spring (1913) and other ballets.
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- n. Russian dancer considered by many to be the greatest dancer of the 20th century (1890-1950)
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