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pas marché

[French pah mar-shey]
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noun, plural pas mar·chés [French pah mar-shey] /French pɑ marˈʃeɪ/. Ballet.
  1. a marching step.
  2. a walking step in which the turned-out pointed toe reaches the ground first, then the heel is lowered before the weight is transferred to the whole foot on the ground.

Origin of pas marché

< French: literally, marching step
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