tombé

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tom·bé

 (tŏm-bā′, tôN-)
n.
In ballet, a leading or transitional movement done as a plié or fondu, typically used at the beginning of a sequence of movements.

[French, from past participle of tomber, to fall, from Old French; see tumbrel.]
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Francesco Tomba, 26, is undeterred by his lack of significant rowing experience.
Deputy Chief Ed Tomba said that the officers had the conviction that they were on a "gun run.
In a news conference broadcast by NBC, Cleveland Police Deputy Chief Ed Tomba said the time between the car pulling up and Rice being shot was 1.
Cleveland deputy police chief Ed Tomba said Tamir was shot twice after pulling the gun from the waistband of his trousers.
Deputy police chief Ed Tomba said one officer fired twice after the boy pulled the weapon - which was lacking the orange safety indicator usually found on the muzzle - from his waistband but had not pointed it at police.
Deputy Police Chief Ed Tomba said on Sunday that one officer fired twice after the boy pulled the fake weapon - which was lacking the orange safety indicator usually found on the muzzle - from his waistband but had not pointed it at police.
The works included rebuilding bridge approaches at various locations such as Tanavasa, Tomba, Sasa and near Selwyn College.
It is no secret that success in doubles is dependent on having great partners, I'd like to give a shout out to the partners in my national wins: Michael Krell, Joe Jacaruso, Al Tomba, Ron Eaton, Dan Flickstein and Sal Cataudella.
Un siecle est passe, et la centrale tomba dans l'oubli.
The women and Castro have given lengthy statements to police that have helped build their case, said Deputy Police Chief Ed Tomba.
The women are believed to have only been allowed to leave the home briefly on two occasions, both times to go into the house's garage "in disguise," Deputy Police Chief Ed Tomba told reporters.