plastique

[ pla-steek; French pla-steek ]
/ plæˈstik; French plaˈstik /

noun

a ballet technique for mastering the art of slow, controlled movement and statuelike posing.

Nearby words

  1. plasticky,
  2. plasticly,
  3. plastics,
  4. plasticware,
  5. plastid,
  6. plastiqueur,
  7. plastisol,
  8. plastometer,
  9. plastometric,
  10. plastoquinone

Origin of plastique

1795–1805; < French: plastic

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