Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A leap in ballet in which one leg is extended forward and the other backward.

Etymologies

French, from past participle of jeter, to throw, from Old French; see jet2.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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