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    • A ballad stanza form in iambic meter, often…
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common measure definition

  • noun:
    • A ballad stanza form in iambic meter, often rhyming in alternating sets, that is typical of several church hymns. Also referred to as common meter, hymnal stanza.
    • the most common (iambic) meter of a ballad
    • an occasion signature showing four music to the club
    • an integer that divides two (or more) other integers uniformly
    • A ballad stanza type in iambic meter, frequently rhyming in alternating pairs, that's typical of several chapel hymns. Also known as typical meter, hymnal stanza.
    • the most common (iambic) meter of a ballad
    • a time signature indicating four music toward bar
    • an integer that divides two (or more) various other integers uniformly
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