Ragtime

Rag"time`

, n. (Mus.) a rhythm with a regular accompaniment in two-four time and a melody characterized by syncopation, first recognized in many negro melodies; also a style of American music in this rhythm.
[Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]

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Ra*guled"

(r*gld"),

Rag*guled"

(rg*gld"), } a. [Cf. F. raguer to chafe, fret, rub, or E. rag.] (Her.) Notched in regular diagonal breaks; -- said of a line, or a bearing having such an edge.
[1913 Webster]

 

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