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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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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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