three-four time

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three-four time

n
(Music, other) music a form of simple triple time in which there are three crotchet beats to the bar, indicated by the time signature . Often shortened to: three-four Also called (esp US and Canadian): three-quarter time
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The reigning premiers led by just one point at three-quarter time after Geelong booted three of the third term's final four goals.
Despite Australia's dominance, Monaghan's Conor McManus booted his fourth over to reduce Ireland's deficit to seven points at three-quarter time.
Norfolk rallied strongly in the third and narrowed the gap to a single goal at one stage, but Grangetown responded well to extend their advantage to six at three-quarter time.
Back came Wales and they reduced the deficit to two at three-quarter time to 45-43, but the England attack looked nerveless as they took full advantage in the final quarter to see out the victory.
18, 2013): Three-quarter time employees of the River Road Park and Recreation District in Eugene can contribute to a retirement account, but the district does not make a contribution equal to 10 percent of their salary.
In fact, one of the most delightful numbers in the Gene Kelly musical: "An American in Paris" is the waltz sequence played out in a modest Paris cafe, where Kelly and the tenor Georges Guetary decide (in three-quarter time, of course) that if you want a melody sweeping through the house, then the melody "has to be by Strauss".
"Everything was about footy round there and I used to run over at three-quarter time and stand at the back of the Kop on match days.
The wind blows three-quarter time, one note for past, one present, and once for rhythm.
For the third quarter Leeds Carnegie decided to push the down the accelerator leaving a hapless Celtic Dragon team a further seven goals behind and down 36-19 at three-quarter time.
They led by 76 points at three-quarter time and the final margin flattered the Saints.
"When my wife went to three-quarter time, she billed as many hours as a full-time attorney." Initially, her firm paid three-quarters of her previous salary.
Current law allows them only for those attending at least three-quarter time.