Definition: Jeté

Jeté: A gymnastics and ballet movement where a gymnast throws their leg and takes off from one foot and lands one foot. It also means to throw or to toss or a sharp movement that either describes a throw of the leg or a jump with a throw of the leg. There are many forms of this movement including jeté fermé, jeté ouverte, grand jeté, grand battement jeté, jeté entrelacé.

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