Origin of rhythmics
- cadenced; rhythmical.
Origin of rhythmic
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What right have people to sing who know nothing about rhythmics, melodies, dynamics?Around The Tea-Table
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- (functioning as singular) the study of rhythmic movement
- of, relating to, or characterized by rhythm, as in movement or sound; metrical, periodic, or regularly recurring
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Word Origin and History for rhythmics
1560s, from French rhythmique or directly from Latin rhythmicus, from Greek rhythmikos, from rhythmos (see rhythm). Related: Rhythmical; rhythmically.
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