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hard rock

n.
A style of rock music characterized by a harsh, amplified sound and loud, distorted electric guitars.

hard rock

n
(Music, other) music a rhythmically simple and usually highly amplified style of rock and roll

hard′ rock′


n.
rock music dependent on a driving beat and amplified sound.
[1965–70]
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