instrument for measuring speed of rhythms

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Rhythmometer — Rhyth*mom e*ter, n. [Rhythm + meter.] An instrument for marking time in musical movements. See {Metronome}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rhythmometer — Rhythmometer, so v.w. Tactmesser …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Rhythmometer — Rhyth|mo|me|ter das; s, <zu ↑Rhythmus u. 1↑...meter> (veraltet) svw. ↑Metronom …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • rhythmometer — rhythmomˈeter noun A kind of metronome • • • Main Entry: ↑rhythm …   Useful english dictionary

  • baton — Synonyms and related words: Malacca cane, achievement, alerion, alpenstock, animal charge, annulet, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, aspersion, attaint, azure, badge, badge of infamy, badge of office, badges, bandeau, bar, bar sinister,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • diapason — Synonyms and related words: English horn, accord, accordance, air, attune, attunement, bassoon, baton, block flute, bombard, bourdon, carry, cello, chime, chiming, chromatic scale, claribel, clarinet, clarion, compass, concentus, concert, concert …   Moby Thesaurus

  • metronome — Synonyms and related words: baton, diapason, monochord, music stand, mute, oscillator, pendulum, pitch pipe, rhythmometer, rocker, rocking chair, rocking stone, seesaw, shuttle, shuttlecock, sonometer, stick, swing, teeter, teeter totter,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • mute — Synonyms and related words: abiotic, acoustic tile, allophone, alveolar, anaudic, antiknock, aphasic, aphonic, apico alveolar, apico dental, articulation, aspiration, assimilation, azoic, baffle, baffler, baton, bearer, bilabial, bit player,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • stick — Synonyms and related words: abide, abide with, abrade, acid, acuminate, addle, adhere, adhere to, advocate, affix, agglomerate, all, alpenstock, altogether, amalgamate, amaze, antidepressant, arm, articulate, assert, ataractic, athletic supporter …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Scientific Instruments — Have you ever been in the middle of a class lecture, medical examination or episode of Star Trek only to realise suddenly that you have no clue what all those gizmos, gadgets and other scientific instruments actually do? If so, your problems are… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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