Meaning of grand jeté

grand je•té

Pronunciation: (Fr. grän zhu-tā'), [key]
— pl. grands je•tés
  1. a jump or jeté, preceded by a grand battement or high kick, in which a dancer leaps from one leg and lands on the other.
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