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English definition of “dressage”

dressage

noun [U] uk   /ˈdres.ɑːʒ/ us    /dresˈɑːʒ/
the training of a horse to perform special, carefully controlled movements as directed by the rider, or the performance of these movements as a sport or in a competition: a dressage competition
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