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beats per minute

Cardiac pacing The unit of measure for the frequency of heart depolarizations or contractions each minute–or pulse rate
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Each additional 10 beats-per-minute was associated with 23% increased risk of diabetes, similar to the effects of a three kilogram per metre square increase in body mass index (BMI).
The metronome features forty to 216 beats-per-minute tempo with forty settings, zero to seven accents per measure and five rhythms.
Meanwhile, as rap's beats-per-minute have eased off, Quiet Storm R&B balladeering has siphoned off some of the hip-hop audience with its smooth appeal.