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First coined 1557, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] rhythmus from Ancient Greek ῥυθμός (rhuthmos), any measured flow or movement, symmetry, rhythm) < ῥέω (rheō), I flow, run, stream, gush).

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rhythm

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  1. The variation of the duration of sounds over time; a beat or meter.
    Dance to the rhythm of the music.
  2. The tempo or speed of a beat, song, or repeated event.
    She walked with a quick, even rhythm.
  3. A flow, repetition or regularity.
    Once you get the rhythm of it, the job will become easy.

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