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ballet blanc

[French ba-le blahn] /French ba lɛ ˈblɑ̃/
noun, plural ballets blancs
[French ba-le blahn, blahnz] /French ba lɛ ˈblɑ̃, ˈblɑ̃z/ (Show IPA)
1.
a ballet in which the ballerinas' skirts are white.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; < French: literally, white ballet
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