ice dancing

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ice dancing

n.
A form of figure skating performed in pairs and incorporating movements based on ballroom dances.

ice′ danc`ing


n.
a form of competitive skating in which a couple performs choreographed movements to music based on traditional ballroom dances and without the use of lifts.
[1920–25]
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Not fun when your car decides to do a little icedance.
She currently is the coach for three icedance duos who are likely to be prominent at the world championships: Gritschuk and Platov (she smiles serenely and says that she wants to keep the music for their 1995 free dance a "big secret" until they perform it), Ukrainians Irina Romanova and Igor Yaroshenko, and Krylova and Ovsiannikov, whom she matched up in the middle of last year and has already guided to a medal at the International ProAm in Philadelphia last November.