Word of the DaySunday, January 13, 2013
\yoo-RITH-mik\ , adjective;
Characterized by a pleasing rhythm; harmoniously ordered or proportioned.
Of or pertaining to eurhythmics.
They were eurhythmic athletes, proud as archers, discus or javelin throwers embraced by the strong sun of the archipelago.
-- Severo Sarduy, Beach Birds
A melody in the air was eurhythmic, and this expanse of resplendent light encompassed me, even though I was deep into nervous overload.
-- Robert P. Covelli, Tom Fool & Three More
Eurhythmic came from the Greek word eurythmía which meant "good proportion, gracefulness."
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