- quadruple rhythm
- the gallop rhythm cadence produced when all four heart sounds, S1 to S4, recur in successive cardiac cycles. Cf. triple r. and summation gallop.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
quadruple measure — or quadruple time, 1. a musical measure of four beats with an accent on the first and third. 2. this rhythm … Useful english dictionary
rhythm — 1. Measured time or motion; the regular alternation of two or more different or opposite states. 2. SYN: r. method. 3. Regular or irregular occurrence of an electrical event in the electrocardiogram or electroencephalogram. SEE ALSO: wave. 4.… … Medical dictionary
quadruple time — noun a time signature indicating four beats to the bar • Syn: ↑common time, ↑four four time, ↑common measure • Hypernyms: ↑musical time * * * Music. 1. a measure consisting of four beats or pulses with accent on the first and third. 2. t … Useful english dictionary
rhythm — rhythmless, adj. /ridh euhm/, n. 1. movement or procedure with uniform or patterned recurrence of a beat, accent, or the like. 2. Music. a. the pattern of regular or irregular pulses caused in music by the occurrence of strong and weak melodic… … Universalium
quadruple time — Music. 1. a measure consisting of four beats or pulses with accent on the first and third. 2. the rhythm created by use of this measure. [1895 1900] * * * … Universalium
quadruple time — /kwɒˈdrupəl taɪm / (say kwo droohpuhl tuym) noun Music 1. a measure consisting of four beats or pulses with accent on the first and third. 2. the rhythm created by use of this measure … Australian-English dictionary
Gallop rhythm — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICD9|427.9 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = eMedicineTopic = MeshID = A gallop rhythm refers to a (usually abnormal) rhythm of the heart on auscultation. The normal… … Wikipedia
gallop rhythm — n an abnormal heart rhythm marked by the occurrence of three distinct sounds in each heartbeat like the sound of a galloping horse called also gallop * * * an auscultatory finding of three (triple r.) or four (quadruple r.) heart sounds; the… … Medical dictionary
triple rhythm — the gallop rhythm cadence produced when three heart sounds recur in successive cardiac cycles, due to the presence of either a third or a fourth heart sound. Cf. quadruple r … Medical dictionary
simple quadruple time — noun A meter or rhythm with four beats to a measure and four beats to a whole note. Specifically common time … Wiktionary