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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
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Origin of REGGAE

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1968

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