cadence - definition and synonyms

noun [countable/uncountable] 

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/ˈkeɪd(ə)ns/
singularcadence
pluralcadences
  1. 1
    formal the way in which someone’s voice gets higher or lower as they speak, especially the fall of their voice at the end of a sentence
  2.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    how often a scheduled thing happensSubmitted from United Kingdom on 03/03/2016