Definition of tour en l'air in English:

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tour en l'air

Pronunciation: /ɒ̃ lɛː/

noun (plural tours en l'air pronounced same)

A movement in which a dancer jumps straight upwards and completes at least one full revolution in the air before landing.


French, literally 'turn in the air'.

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