The Collaborative International Dictionary
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.
n. An old dance for two people, a kind of waltz in which the woman makes a high spring or bound.