eurythmy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n eurythmy the interpretation in harmonious bodily movements of the rhythm of musical compositions; used to teach musical understanding
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Eurythmy (Fine Arts) Just or harmonious proportion or movement, as in the composition of a poem, an edifice, a painting, or a statue.
    • Eurythmy (Med) Regularly of the pulse.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n eurythmy In the fine arts, harmony, orderliness, and elegance of proportion.
    • n eurythmy In medicine, regularity of pulse.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. eurythmia, Gr. ; e'y^ well + rhythm, measure, proportion, symmetry: cf. F. eurythmie,