cadent definition

  • adjective:
    • Having cadence or rhythm.
    • Archaic Falling, as water or tears.
    • Falling.
    • Falling.
    • marked by a rhythmical cadence
  • others:
    • Falling; sinking.
    • In astrology, dropping from an angle: applied to the 3rd, sixth, ninth, and twelfth homes, which follow the meridian in addition to horizon.
    • especially put on the tenth of Professor H. D. Rogers's fifteen divisions of the Paleozoic strata of Pennsylvania, which suggest metaphorically different all-natural times regarding the time. It corresponds into the Hamilton number of the New York survey.
  • noun:
    • In old songs, a grace or decoration comprising an after-note one level below the principal note: as

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