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Petipa

[pet-ee-pah, pet-ee-pah; French puh-tee-pah] /ˈpɛt iˌpɑ, ˌpɛt iˈpɑ; French pə tiˈpɑ/
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Marius
[mair-ee-uh s,, mar-;; French ma-ryys] /ˈmɛər i əs,, ˈmær-;; French maˈryüs/ (Show IPA),
1819–1910, French ballet dancer and choreographer in Russia.
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Petipa

/French pətipa/
noun
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Marius. 1819–1910, French ballet dancer and choreographer of the Russian imperial ballet: collaborated with Tchaikovsky on The Sleeping Beauty (1890)
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