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Related to modern dance: jazz dance
An expressive style of dance developed in early 1900s as a reaction to the formality of ballet.
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(Dancing) a style of free and expressive theatrical dancing not bound by the classical rules of ballet
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|Noun||1.||modern dance - a style of theatrical dancing that is not as restricted as classical ballet; movements are expressive of feelings|
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