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Meaning of CADENCY

Pronunciation:  'keydnsee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a recurrent rhythmical series
 

CADENCY is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: cadence
 
 See Also: rhythmicity

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ca"den*cy\, n.
Descent of related families; distinction between the members
of a family according to their ages.

{Marks of cadency} (Her.), bearings indicating the position
   of the bearer as older or younger son, or as a descendant
   of an older or younger son. See {Difference} (Her.).

 

 

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