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reggae

noun reg·gae \ˈre-(ˌ)gā, ˈrā-\

: popular music that is originally from Jamaica and that combines native styles with elements of rock and soul music

Full Definition of REGGAE

:  popular music of Jamaican origin that combines native styles with elements of rock and soul music and is performed at moderate tempos with the accent on the offbeat

Origin of REGGAE

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1968

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