glissade glissade

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (ballet) a gliding or sliding step in ballet
  2. (v) perform a glissade, in ballet

Usage(s):

  1. In some places glissade is just about the only thing you can do.
  2. No glissade here, but Giant Steps, the Grand Pas.
  3. From her first glissade onstage I knew that I was looking at a world where I would be safe.

News

  • First Presentation of GLISSADE Results on the Glyder® Facet Restoration Device

    MINNETONKA, Minn., Oct. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zyga Technology, Inc. today announced the first public presentation of early data from GLISSADE, a prospective, 40-patient trial that studied the GLYDER® Facet Restoration Device in the treatment of chronic facet joint pain. The...
    on October 8, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

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