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mixtape

[miks-teyp] /ˈmɪksˌteɪp/
noun, Music.
1.
a recording on a cassette tape, CD, or digital medium, consisting of music or songs selected by a single person:
My boyfriend made me the greatest mixtape for my birthday.
2.
such a recording consisting of music or songs personally selected by the artist, usually a hip-hop artist:
His mixtape from a live performance helped propel him to stardom.
3.
a recording consisting of blended or recombined tracks, or a series of tracks with smooth transitions, especially one created by a DJ.
Also, mix tape.
Origin
mix + tape
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British Dictionary definitions for mix tape

mix tape

noun
1.
a collection of songs or tunes by different performers, selected by an individual and recorded on an audio tape, compact disc, etc
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