Meaning of “cadence” in the English Dictionary

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"cadence" in American English

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cadencenoun [ C ]

us /ˈkeɪ·dəns/

a regular rise and fall of sound, esp. of the human voice:

She spoke in the lyrical cadence of her East African accent.

(Definition of “cadence” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)