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croupade

[kroo-peyd, kroo-peyd] /kruˈpeɪd, ˈkru peɪd/
noun, Dressage.
1.
a movement in which a horse jumps up from a pesade with all four legs drawn up under it and lands on four legs in the same place.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50; < French (translation of Italian groppata), equivalent to croupe croup2 + -ade -ade1
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