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rock and roll

noun [U] (also rock 'n' roll) uk   /ˌrɒk.ənˈrəʊl/  us   /ˌrɑːk.ənˈroʊl/
a style of popular dance music that began in the 1950s in the US and has a strong, loud beat and simple repeated tunes
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