metronomic


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met·ro·nom·ic

 (mĕt′rə-nŏm′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to a metronome.
2. Mechanically or unvaryingly regular in rhythm: a metronomic rendition of the piece.

met′ro·nom′i·cal·ly adv.
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metronomic

[ˌmetrəˈnɒmɪk] ADJmetronómico
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metronomic

adjmetronomartig; variety is the charm of tennis, which could otherwise become a metronomic boreder Reiz von Tennis liegt in der Abwechslung, sonst könnte es leicht so eintönig wie ein Metronom werden
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