demivolt

demivolt

[dem-ee-vohlt]
noun
a half turn made by a horse with forelegs raised.
Also, demivolte.


Origin:
< French demi-volte. See demi-, volt1

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demivolt or demivolte (ˈdɛmɪˌvɒlt)
 
n
dressage a half turn on the hind legs
 
demivolte or demivolte
 
n

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