from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Harmony of proportion in architecture.
- n. A system of rhythmical body movements performed to a recitation of verse or prose.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The harmony of features and proportion in architecture.
- n. Graceful body movements to rhythm of spoken words.
- n. Healthy, normal beating of the pulse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Just or harmonious proportion or movement, as in the composition of a poem, an edifice, a painting, or a statue.
- n. Regularly of the pulse.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In the fine arts, harmony, orderliness, and elegance of proportion.
- n. In medicine, regularity of pulse.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the interpretation in harmonious bodily movements of the rhythm of musical compositions; used to teach musical understanding
Latin eurythmia, from Greek euruthmiā, from euruthmos, rhythmic, well-proportioned : eu-, eu- + rhuthmos, proportion; see rhythm.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek εὐρυθμία (euruthmía, "rhythmical order"), from εὖ (eu, "well") + ῥυθμός (rhuthmós, "symmetry"). (Wiktionary)