beats

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musical notation for a repeating pattern of musical beats bar , measure
pace of music measured by the number of beats occurring in 60 seconds beats per minute , bpm , M.M. , metronome marking
time signature indicating four beats to the bar common measure , common time , four-four time , quadruple time
musical time with two beats in each bar duple time
one who beats himself flagellant
artisan who beats gold into gold leaf gold-beater , goldbeater
musical rest having the time value of half a whole rest or equal in duration to two beats in common time half rest
rate at which the heart beats; usually measured to obtain a quick evaluation of a person's health heart rate , pulse , pulse rate
musical notation indicating the number of beats to a measure and kind of note that takes a beat musical time signature , time signature
musical note having the longest time value (equal to four beats in common time) semibreve , whole note
abnormally rapid heartbeat (over 100 beats per minute) tachycardia
musical time with three beats in each bar triple time
music having three beats to a measure waltz
musical rest equal in duration to four beats in common time whole rest
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