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n. Informal
A disc jockey.

[Pronunciation of DJ.]
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(Pop Music) an informal name for disc jockey
[C20: from the initials DJ]
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(or disk′) jock`ey

a person who selects, plays, and often comments on recorded music, as on a radio program or at a discotheque. Abbr.: DJ
[1940–45, Amer.]
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[ˈdiːdʒeɪ] Npinchadiscos mf inv
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n (inf)Discjockey m
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