Related to développé: rond de jambe
A ballet movement in which one leg is raised to the knee of the supporting leg and fully extended.
[French, from past participle of développer, to develop; see develop.]
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développé(deɪˌvɛləˈpeɪ; French devlɔpe)
a ballet position in which one leg is first bent such that the toe is brought to the knee of the supporting leg, and subsequently fully extended
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