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(n.) - a section in a piece of music where rhythmic emphasis is shifted causing the note value of the previously determined meter to be (typically) halved. used for contrast.
"The breakdown in the middle of that song is where most injuries occur during live shows..."
#break down #break #hardcore #thrash #grindcore
by bananax182 May 13, 2007
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