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  1. (noun) A principal woman dancer in a ballet company.
  2. (noun) A woman ballet dancer.

Examples by Wordnik

  1. Tiptoeing like a ballerina is the power of art to transform us. - Carine Fabius: What Can the Power of Art Accomplish?
  2. •A ballerina is losing her skin on House (Fox, 8 ET/PT), and the good doctor may be losing his mind. - Critic's Corner Monday
  3. I removed my cap to reveal a slipping hairstyle (going, going, almost gone) and did a pirouette, graceful as a walrus in ballerina tights. - Million Americans in Mexico? Just guessing
  4. Bozo The Neoclown says: ooohhhhh, dunce power, still waiting for you to answer my questions. spin ballerina, spin all around! - Think Progress » ThinkFast: February 16, 2010
  5. (The ballerina is holding an arabesque on the doorstep of Loys’s cottage, which would be hilarious if tried in performance.) - Ballet in London: New Lights From Russia - ArtsBeat Blog -


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