port de bras

[ French pawrduh-bra ]

nounBallet.
  1. (used with a singular verb) the technique of moving the arms properly.

  2. (used with a plural verb) the exercises for developing this technique.

Origin of port de bras

1
1910–15; <French: carriage of arm

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