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lavolt

lavolt


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Lavolt  \La*volt"\,  Lavolta  \La*vol"ta\,  n.  [It.  la  volta  the 
  turn,  turning,  whirl.  Cf  {Volt}  of  a  horse,  {Volta}.] 
  An  old  dance,  for  two  persons,  being  a  kind  of  waltz,  in 
  which  the  woman  made  a  high  spring  or  bound.  --Shak.