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capriole

1. Dressage a high upward but not forward leap made by a horse with all four feet off the ground
2. Dancing a leap from bent knees
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Young men and boys, on the other hand, play, according to recognized law, old, traditionary games, permitting no caprioles of fancy, but with scope enough for the outbreak of savage instinct.