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nu-metal

/ˌnjuːˈmɛtəl/
noun
1.
  1. a type of rock music popular from the late 1990s, featuring much of the sound typical of heavy metal but also influenced by rap and hip-hop
  2. (as modifier): a nu-metal band
Word Origin
C20: from nu-, a form of new + (heavy) metal
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