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sous-sous

[ soo-soo ]
/ ˈsuˌsu /
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noun Ballet.
a small jump beginning and ending in the fifth position, usually performed in series moving forward, backward, or to the side.
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Origin of sous-sous

<French sous-sus, equivalent to (des)sous (<Latin subtus under) + (des)sus (<Latin sursum over)

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