Definitions for rhythm

Definitions for (noun) rhythm

Main entry: rhythm, rhythm method, rhythm method of birth control, calendar method, calendar method of birth control

Definition: natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)

Main entry: regular recurrence, rhythm

Definition: recurring at regular intervals

Main entry: speech rhythm, rhythm

Definition: the arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements

Usage: the rhythm of Frost's poetry

Main entry: rhythm, beat, musical rhythm

Definition: the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music

Usage: the piece has a fast rhythm; the conductor set the beat

Main entry: rhythm, cycle, round

Definition: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

Usage: the never-ending cycle of the seasons

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