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metalhead Line breaks: metal|head
Pronunciation: /ˈmɛt(ə)lhɛd/

Definition of metalhead in English:

noun

informal
A fan or performer of heavy metal music: their supercharged rock’n'roll appealed to punks and metalheads alike
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  • The band proved too heavy for all but the most adventurous indie rockers and far too weird for the average metalhead.
  • But Jamie grew up on the blues, and Corey is a bit of a metalhead, so we're teaching him a bit about punk.
  • Of course, as a self-proclaimed metalhead himself, Dunn has created an unabashedly one-sided documentary in favor of his musical passion.

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