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en tire-bouchon

[French ahn teer-boo-shawn] /French ɑ̃ tir buˈʃɔ̃/
noun, Ballet.
1.
a position in which the thigh of one leg is raised up high to the side and the point of the toe touches the knee of the supporting leg.
Origin
< French; literally, like a corkscrew
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