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Metre

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  1. Meter or metre is a concept related to an underlying division of time characteristic of western music

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    created by user picturefactobot on January 3, 2009
  2. a measurement of beats in music

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  3. The concept provides that the pattern, is usually 2, 3, or 4 beats long, (duple, triple, quadruple), and each beat may be normally divided into 2 or 3 basic subdivisions (simple, compound)

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  4. Another view is that meter is the measurement of a musical line into measures of stressed and unstressed "beats", indicated in Western music notation by a symbol called a time signature

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  5. Yet another view is that "meter" describes the whole concept of measuring rhythmic units, but it can also be used as a specific descriptor for a measurement of an individual piece as represented by the time signature-for example, "This piece is in "

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