from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An old dance for two people, a kind of waltz in which the woman makes a high spring or bound.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An old dance, for two persons, being a kind of waltz, in which the woman made a high spring or bound.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as lavolta.


Italian la volta the turn, turning, whirl. Compare volt of a horse, volta. (Wiktionary)



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