cadence Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"cadence" in British English

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cadencenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈkeɪ.dəns/

cadence noun [C] (VOICE)

the ​regularrise and ​fall of the ​voice

cadence noun [C] (MUSIC)

specialized music a set of chords (= different ​notesplayed together) at the end of a ​piece of ​music
(Definition of cadence from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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cadencenoun [C]

 us   /ˈkeɪ·dəns/
a ​regularrise and ​fall of ​sound, esp. of the ​humanvoice: She ​spoke in the ​lyrical cadence of her ​EastAfricanaccent.
(Definition of cadence from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cadence”
in Chinese (Simplified) 声音, (嗓音的)抑扬顿挫,起落…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聲音, (嗓音的)抑揚頓挫,起落…
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