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rhythmic

adjective uk   /ˈrɪð.mɪk/ ( also rhythmical ) us  
A rhythmic sound has a regular movement or beat that is repeated: the rhythmic sound of the train
rhythmically
adverb uk   /-mɪ.kəl.i/ us  
Try to breathe deeply and rhythmically.
Translations of “rhythmic”
in Korean 율동적인…
in Arabic مُقفّى…
in Portuguese rítmico…
in Catalan rítmic…
in Japanese リズミカルな, 律動的な…
in Italian ritmico…
in Chinese (Traditional) 有節奏的, 有規律的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 有节奏的, 有规律的…
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