Definition: The act or state of declining or sinking.
Definition: A fall of the voice in reading or speaking, especially at
the end of a sentence.
Definition: A rhythmical modulation of the voice or of any sound; as,
music of bells in cadence sweet.
Definition: Rhythmical flow of language, in prose or verse.
Definition: See Cadency.
Definition: Harmony and proportion in motions, as of a well-managed
Definition: A uniform time and place in marching.
Definition: The close or fall of a strain; the point of rest, commonly
reached by the immediate succession of the tonic to the dominant chord.
Definition: A cadenza, or closing embellishment; a pause before the
end of a strain, which the performer may fill with a flight of fancy.
Definition: To regulate by musical measure.