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  1. Inward. When a movement, step, or turn of the body is toward the supporting leg.
  2. ["inward"]. Used to describe motion toward the front of the body. In a pirouette en dedans, the dancer turns so the raised leg moves toward the front. In a rond de jambe en dedans, the working leg moves in a half-circle from the back toward the front. Source: Vance's Fantastic - BALLET DICTIONARY