pacing

Definitions of pacing
  1. noun
    (music) the speed at which a composition is to be played
    synonyms: tempo
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    accelerando
    a gradually increasing tempo of music
    allegretto
    a quicker tempo than andante but not as fast as allegro
    allegro
    a brisk and lively tempo
    andante
    a moderately slow tempo (a walking pace)
    meno mosso
    played at reduced speed; less rapid
    rubato
    a flexible tempo; not strictly on the beat
    allegro con spirito
    lively with spirit
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    musical time
    (music) the beat of musical rhythm
  2. noun
    walking with slow regular strides
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    gait
    a person's manner of walking
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