rhythm

(redirected from circannual rhythm)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for rhythm

Synonyms for rhythm

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

Synonyms for rhythm

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)

References in periodicals archive ?
Such continuous rectilinear photoperiods have previously been used to detect circannual rhythms (Randall et al.
Orcadians are likely what generate yearly rhythms, known as circannuals, she notes, and once daylight gets really short, our mammalian circannual rhythms determine that it is winter--and SAD may kick in.
Horses have very weak circadian rhythms,sotheyadaptveryquicklyto changesintimezone,butverystrong circannual rhythms,sotheystruggle toadapttochangesinseason.
Preliminary findings suggest both circaseptan and circannual rhythms in plasma fibrinogen, in addition to circadian rhythmicity.