agoge

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

agoge (plural agoges)

  1. In ancient Greek music, tempo or pace; rhythmical movement.
  2. Melodic motion upward or downward by successive scale-steps: same as ductus in medieval music.
  3. (historical) A rigorous training regimen for Spartan men in preparation for army service.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

agoge f (Cyrillic spelling агоге)

  1. agogics

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