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temps

[ French tahn ]
/ French tɑ̃ /
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noun, plural temps [French tahn]. /French tɑ̃/. Ballet.
part of a dance step in which there is no transfer of weight.
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Origin of temps

1885–90; <French: literally, time <Latin tempus
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