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pirouette

noun [C]  us   /ˌpɪr·uˈet/
a fast turn of the body on the toes or the front part of the foot, performed esp. by a ballet dancer
pirouette
verb [I]  us   /ˌpɪr·uˈet/
Dancers pirouetted across the stage.
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