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English definition of “rhythmic”

rhythmic

adjective uk   /ˈrɪð.mɪk/ (also rhythmical) us  
describes a sound with a regular movement or beat that is repeated: the rhythmic sound of the trainDescribing qualities of sound
rhythmically
adverb uk   /-mɪ.kəl.i/ us  
Try to breathe deeply and rhythmically.Describing qualities of sound
(Definition of rhythmic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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