Definition of Rhythmic pattern
1. Noun. (prosody) a system of versification.
Category relationships: Metrics, Prosody
Group relationships: Poem, Verse Form
Generic synonyms: Versification
Specialized synonyms: Beat, Cadence, Measure, Meter, Metre, Sprung Rhythm
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rhythmic Pattern
Literary usage of Rhythmic pattern
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Relation of Ultramodern to Archaic Music by Katherine Ruth Willoughby Heyman (1921)
"By the rhythm I mean the little rhythmic pattern or mould, that little pattern of two notes l/fk rfl - which is given its characteristic curve by the ..."
2. Permafrost: Second International Conference, July 13-28, 1973 : USSR by Frederick J. Sanger, Peter J. Hyde (1978)
"Such a cyclical nature of the process of ice formation is complicated by the superimposed rhythmic pattern of accumulation of sedimentation, ..."
3. The Foundations and Nature of Verse by Cary Franklin Jacob (1918)
"One conductor will have his orchestra play a composition in such a manner as to bring out a rhythmic pattern in a particular way and another conductor will ..."
4. The International Cyclopedia: A Compendium of Human Knowledge, Rev. with by Selim Hobart Peabody, Charles Francis Richardson (1898)
"In highly elaborated works the fundamental rhythmic pattern (d) Out of the simple elements of composition thus far indicated, various complex elements are ..."
5. The Foundations and Nature of Verse by Cary Franklin Jacob (1918)
"Sometimes it is next to impossible to discover any rhythmic pattern at all, because melodic and harmonic factors are outweighing rhythmic considerations. ..."
6. Music Teacher's Manual by Julia Ettie Crane (1915)
"Pupils recognize second rhythmic pattern as the teacher sings. 7. Introduce the quarter rest on ... Use only first rhythmic pattern. (See Note 1 following. ..."
7. Laureate Address of John G. Neihardt Upon Official Notification of His by John Gneisenau Neihardt (1921)
"class of would-be poets, seeking a short and easy trail up the Parnassian steep, to speak of rhyme and definite rhythmic pattern as trammels. ..."
8. Primer of Musical Forms: A Systematic View of the Typical Forms of Modern by William Smythe Babcock Mathews (1890)
"... second of accent, third of a rhythmic pattern in the melody. Melodic unity is secured through the repetition of leading motives, phrases, or periods. ..."