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Bo Diddley beat

/ˌbəʊ ˈdɪdlɪ ˈbiːt/
noun
1.
a type of syncopated Black rhythm, frequently used in rock music
Word Origin
C20: named after Bo Diddley (1929–2008), US rhythm-and-blues performer and songwriter
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