puhekieltä A sudden attack, blow, stroke, or seizure, as in a sunstroke, the sting of an insect, pulsation of an artery, etc.
puhekieltä The stress of voice laid upon an accented syllable of a word. Compare (m).
puhekieltä In conducting, the indication of a musical event, most often the beat of the tempo or the entry of a section of the orchestra.
puhekieltä ictusEnglish ictus, stroke
a blow, stroke, stab, thrust, bite, sting
a striking, playing on the lyre
the stroke of a wing
a stroke of lightning, lightning
(prosody, music) a beating time, a beat
a beat of the pulse
an attack, shot
puhekieltä stroke, ictus