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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Why Is It Called “Rock n’ Roll”?Is “Rocket ‘88” by Jackie Brenston and his Delta Cats the very first rock and roll record? The question has inspired debate among musicologists for years. Another equally contentious question: Where does the term rock and roll come from? Rock is derived from the Old English roccain, related to the Old Nordic rykkja meaning, “to pull, tear, move.” The earliest recorded use of the term in literature …
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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)
the rock surrounding a mineral vein or igneous intrusion
British Dictionary definitions for country rock (2 of 2)
a style of rock music influenced by country and western
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