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Variant of eurythmy.


(juːˈrɪðmɪ) or


1. (Dancing) rhythmic movement
2. harmonious structure
[C17: from Latin eurythmia, from Greek eurhuthmia, from eu- + rhuthmos proportion, rhythm]


(yʊˈrɪð mi, yə-)

rhythmical movement or order; harmonious motion or proportion.
[1615–25; < Latin eurythmia < Greek eurythmía good proportion, gracefulness. See eu-, rhythm, -y3]


an even pulsebeat. — eurhythmic, adj.
See also: Heart
harmonious proportions in a building.
See also: Architecture
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.eurhythmy - the interpretation in harmonious bodily movements of the rhythm of musical compositions; used to teach musical understanding
movement, motility, motion, move - a change of position that does not entail a change of location; "the reflex motion of his eyebrows revealed his surprise"; "movement is a sign of life"; "an impatient move of his hand"; "gastrointestinal motility"
diversion, recreation - an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates; "scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists"; "for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles"; "drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation"
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He said sport and exercise were forms of eurhythmy, or harmony in motion.
Earliest procedural animation of flocks of virtual birds called Eurhythmy was developed from concept that was presented at The Electronic Theater at SIGGRAPH in 1985 and the final version was presented at Ars Electronica in 1989 [7].
But perhaps most architecturally visible, every Waldorf school centres on a theatre, a community centre where every pupil can learn to perform some music, a recitation, dance, drama, or the special Steiner practice of eurhythmy.