lavolt

Lavolt

La*volt"\, Lavolta \La*vol"ta\, n. [It. la volta the turn, turning, whirl. Cf. Volt of a horse, Volta.] An old dance, for two persons, being a kind of waltz, in which the woman made a high spring or bound. --Shak.
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