Definition of rhythmopoeia in English:

rhythmopoeia

noun

Music
historical
  • Rhythmical composition.

Origin

Early 18th century; earliest use found in Alexander Malcolm (1685–1763). From post-classical Latin rhythmopoeia action of making time or rhythm from ancient Greek ῥυθμοποιία from ῥυθμός + -ποιία.

Pronunciation

rhythmopoeia

/ˌrɪðmə(ʊ)ˈpiːə/