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rhythm section

noun

Simple Definition of rhythm section

  • : the part of a band that plays the rhythm in a piece of music and that typically includes drums and bass

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of rhythm section

  1. :  the part of a band that plays the rhythm in a piece of music and that typically includes drums and bass

Word by Word Definitions

rhythmplay
  1. :  an ordered recurrent alternation of strong and weak elements in the flow of sound and silence in speech

    :  a particular example or form of rhythm

    :  the aspect of music comprising all the elements (as accent, meter, and tempo) that relate to forward movement

sectionplay
  1. :  the action or an instance of cutting or separating by cutting

    :  a part set off by or as if by cutting

    :  a distinct part or portion of something written (as a chapter, law, or newspaper)

  1. :  to cut or separate into sections

    :  to represent in sections

    :  to become cut or separated into parts


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