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R & Bnoun [U]

uk   /ˌɑːr ənd ˈbiː/ us   /ˌɑːr ənd ˈbiː/
abbreviation for rhythm and blues
a type of popular music, originally by African-American artists, that can have features of soul, jazz, funk, and hip-hop: R & B artists such as Alicia Keys and Mariah Carey
(Definition of R & B from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 节奏布鲁斯…
in Chinese (Traditional) 節奏布魯斯…
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