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also eu·rhyth·mics  (yo͝o-rĭth′mĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
A system of music education developed by Émile Jaques-Dalcroze, in which body movements are used to develop awareness of rhythm and musical form.

eu·ryth′mic adj.
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(Dancing) a variant spelling (esp US) of eurhythmics
euˈrythmic, euˈrythmical adj
euˈrythmy n
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(yʊˈrɪð mɪks, yə-)

n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
the art of interpreting through bodily movement the rhythms of improvised music.
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Noun1.eurythmics - 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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Andrea della Robbia would have been particularly proud to know that a copy of one of his roundels for La Verna was installed in the church of St Mark's-in-the-Bowery in New York, where in the 1920s it provided the background for a new form of liturgical ceremony: the 'Della Robbia Eurythmic Dance Ritual'.
Opener Memphis in June is the former Eurythmic at her solo best: warm, emotional, curiously festive and all topped off with that unmistakable, siren-like voice.
DAVE STEWART: Lucky Numbers Eurythmic Dave Stewart's set is rooted in classic 1960s British rhythm and blues shot through with Americana - recorded on a yacht in the South Pacific.
Clarke's early dance studies began in Miss Kit Kat's eurythmic classes and at the Peabody Conservatory with Graham dancer Dale Sehnert in Baltimore, Maryland.
ERSTWHILE Eurythmic Dave Stewart builds on the success of The Blackbird Diaries and The Ringmaster General with another set rooted in classic 1960s British rhythm and blues shot through with Americana - and recorded on a yacht in the South Pacific.
She told friends on Facebook: "This portrait in the National Portrait Gallery bears a strong resemblance to a young version of another Eurythmic - before the hat and dark glasses!" After doing some research on Wikipedia, Annie was also tickled by the fact that one of the marquis's ancestors was John Stewart - the first Earl of Lennox.
Given the film's centrality to the mode, the exhibition naturally includes the opening of Leni Riefenstahl's eurythmic Olympia (1936-38), her paean to the Nazi games.
Margaret Walpole joined the staff in 1910-11 and taught Grecian dancing and 'eurythmic [sic] movement' although, as Petersen (1967) noted the work can not be identified specifically as Dalcroze Eurhythmics, and is more likely to have been the interpretative dance form favoured by Isadora Duncan.
In the mid-90s her divorce from former Eurythmic Dave Stewart also coincided with her leaving her record company of 15 years after becoming disillusioned with the industry.
Don and Zonneveld speculated that this may be because penultimate stress in quadrisyllabic words allows a foot at the left word-edge, which results in full footing and a eurythmic pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.]).
(27) In Pauline's tribute to the powers of the Mahatma, Wharton burlesques Gurdjieff 's emphasis on the body: 'it was certainly those eurythmic exercises of the Mahatma's ("holy ecstasy," he called them) which had reduced her hips after everything else had failed' (p.