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English definition of “rap”

rap

noun     /ræp/
MUSIC [U] A2 a type of music in which the words are spoken and there is a strong beat : a rap artist Pop, rock and soulTypes of music
SOUND [C] a sudden , short sound made when someone or something hits a hard surface : There was a rap on the window .Sounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of rap noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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