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prima ballerinanoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌpriː.mə.bæl.əˈriː.nə/  us   /-ɚˈiː-/
the most ​importantfemaledancer in a balletcompany
(Definition of prima ballerina from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “prima ballerina”
in Chinese (Simplified) (芭蕾舞团的)首席女演员…
in Chinese (Traditional) (芭蕾舞團的)首席女舞伶…
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