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rag·ga

 (rä′gə)
n.

[Shortening and alteration of ragamuffin (from the style of clothes worn by the music's fans).]
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ragga

(ˈræɡə)
n
(Pop Music) a dance-orientated style of reggae. Also called: ragamuffin
[C20: shortened from ragamuffin]
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ragga

[ˈrægə] nragga m
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