from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A female professional dancer. See alma, ghawazee, nautch-girl, etc.
  • noun plural [Used as a singular.] The Mantisia saltatoria, a greenhouse-plant of the natural order Zingiberaceæ, a native of the East Indies. Its singular purple and yellow flowers have some resemblance to a ballet-dancer.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A female dancer


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