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remix

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Definition of remix in English:

verb

Pronunciation: /riːˈmɪks
 
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[with object]
1Mix (something) again: the blood cells and plasma are remixed and returned to the patient
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  • Each dungeon has been redesigned to offer new challenges - and in turn, mess with returning players by remixing the puzzles and the room progression completely.
  • Working in her home, she would mix and remix complex blends of essential oils and other ingredients to create fragrances with the qualities she wanted.
  • When separated it can be remixed simply by shaking hard in a jar with a lid.
1.1Produce a different version of (a musical recording) by altering the balance of the separate tracks: they remixed their first single
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  • A third and final version, remixed by Amundsen, closes the album.
  • I remember asking if I could get a DJ to remix one of my tracks, and they called him and it was $20,000 to do the mix.
  • I, personally, would like to see this album remixed with some different drum parts to hear how good it could really be.

noun

Pronunciation: /ˈriːmɪks
 
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A version of a musical recording produced by remixing: eight remixes of the track are featured on the CD
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  • Sting has quite clearly taken the third path and seduced a host of new fans through remixes, cover versions and car commercials.
  • As the electronic descendant of the lowly ‘cover version,’ the remix has become an inventive genre in its own right.
  • The project naturally developed into collecting not only videos, but also original recordings and remixes into two double albums packed to the hilt with gems.

Derivatives

remixer

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noun
Example sentences
  • Nowadays he is deemed to be one of the top garage producers and remixers, after all it was Ed who turned the Gorillaz ‘Clint Eastwood’ in to a killer club track.
  • That said, you've gotta be able to pair great songs with great remixers to end up with a great remix project.
  • He's a successful singer/songwriter, recording artist, record producer and dance remixer.

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