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country rock1

Syllabification: coun·try rock

noun

Geology
The rock that encloses a mineral deposit, igneous intrusion, or other feature.
Example sentences
  • The typical image that this process invokes is that of a magma chamber with bits and pieces of the enclosing country rock or wall rock floating in the magma.
  • None of the sites, some of which included samples from the immediately adjacent country rock pillow lavas, yielded useful data.
  • To form the clastic dyke debris at the time of dyke injection, large amounts of magma and country rock need to be fragmented and mobilized in the subsurface.

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country rock2

Syllabification: coun·try rock

noun

A type of popular music that is a blend of rock and country music.
Example sentences
  • Or do you want them to stay in their box and maintain their luscious, harmony-filled, country rock?
  • The band, whose mix of traditional folk music and country rock sounds has won them awards from as far afield as Australia and America, are a very vibrant and exciting act.
  • Now all that stuff's lost to the past, and we're left with Jim's current obsession, which is country rock… and um… heavily distorted near-metal psychedelia.

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