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Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

1 In interval training, the number of work intervals in one set. For example, an interval training prescription of 6 × 200 m would constitute one set of six repetitions.

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répétition

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

(Fr.).

Repetition, i.e. rehearsal. The répétition générale is final dress rehearsal.

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repetitive

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 84 words.

The first two terms are undergoing differentiation. Repetitive generally means “repeating; containing repetition” <repetitive cadences>. It is a

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répétition

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

Repetition, i.e. rehearsal. The répétition générale is final dress rehearsal.

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répétition

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy.

Edited by Tim Rutherford-Johnson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 12 words.

Repetition, i.e. rehearsal. The répétition générale is final dress rehearsal.

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Repetition

in The Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics

P ublished online August 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 2088 words.

The structure of repetition underlies the majority of poetic devices, and it is possible to argue that repetition defines the

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Repetition

Elizabeth Hellmuth Margulis.

in The Oxford Handbook of Critical Concepts in Music Theory

P ublished online March 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Music Theory and Analysis. 8975 words.

Repetition lies at the core of musical practice, yet resists easy characterization. This chapter takes a perceptual approach to understanding its function, distinguishing acoustic...

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repetitive

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 100 words.

The meanings overlap, but repetitive is more than ten times as common as repetitious, and there is a difference

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repetition

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 1300 words.

1 Juxtaposed repetitions of words in different grammatical functions. 2 The problem is is; The important thing is is

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repetitive

Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 100 words.

The meanings overlap, but repetitive is more than ten times as common as repetitious, and there is a difference

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repetition

Overview page. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

1 In interval training, the number of work intervals in one set. For example, an interval training prescription of 6 × 200 m would constitute one set of six repetitions.

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See overview in Oxford Index