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bubblegum

[buhb-uh l-guhm] /ˈbʌb əlˌgʌm/
noun
1.
a type of chewing gum that can be blown into large bubbles through the lips.
2.
Slang. light rock-'n'-roll music characterized by simple, repetitive phrasing and lyrics.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40; bubble + gum
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British Dictionary definitions for bubble gum

bubble gum

noun
1.
a type of chewing gum that can be blown into large bubbles
2.
(slang)
  1. crassly commercial pop music aimed at the very young
  2. (as modifier) a bubble-gum hit
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