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the patterned, recurring alternation of contrasting elements, such as stressed and unstressed notes in music

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the basic rhythmic unit in a piece of music

recurring at regular intervals

an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs

the arrangement of spoken words alternating stressed and unstressed elements

natural family planning in which ovulation is assumed to occur 14 days before the onset of a period (the fertile period would be assumed to extend from day 10 through day 18 of her cycle)

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The gamma rhythm is known to be controlled by attention and learning, but we find it is also governed by how fast you are running," said Mehta, an associate professor of physics and astronomy, neurology, and neurobiology and the senior author of the study.
You can imagine the brain as a large orchestra; the gamma rhythm is a continuously playing violin, punctuated by neuronal spikes similar to the beats of a drum" said Zhiping Chen, a fourth-year UCLA physics graduate student in Mehta's laboratory and lead author of the study.
Synchronised nerve cell activity plays a key role in information processing, which is why gamma rhythms increase when people attempt to solve complex mental problems.
Caffeine prevents adenosine binding to the A1 receptor, thereby blocking its effects and boosting gamma rhythms.
Gamma rhythms and beta rhythms have different synchronization properties.