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noun
a style of popular music combining the features of rock-'n'-roll and country music.Compare rockabilly.
Geology. the rock surrounding and penetrated by mineral veins or igneous intrusions.
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Origin of country rock

First recorded in 1870–75
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British Dictionary definitions for country rock (1 of 2)

country rock1

noun
the rock surrounding a mineral vein or igneous intrusion

British Dictionary definitions for country rock (2 of 2)

country rock2

noun
a style of rock music influenced by country and western
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