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chasse


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chasse  \Chasse\,  n.  [See  {Chasse-caf['E]}] 
  A  small  potion  of  spirituous  liquor  taken  to  remove  the  taste 
  of  coffee,  tobacco,  or  the  like  --  originally 
  {chasse-caf['e]},  lit.,  ``coffee  chaser.'' 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chasse  \Chas`se"\,  n.  [F.,  fr  chass['e],  p.  p.  of  chasser  to 
  chase.] 
  A  movement  in  dancing,  as  across  or  to  the  right  or  left 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Chasse  \Chas`se"\,  v.  i.  (Dancing) 
  To  make  the  movement  called  chass['e];  as  all  chass['e]; 
  chass['e]  to  the  right  or  left 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  chasse 
  n  :  (ballet)  quick  gliding  steps  with  one  foot  always  leading 
  [syn:  {sashay}] 
  v  :  perform  a  chasse  step,  in  ballet 




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