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soca

[soh-kah] /ˈsoʊ kɑ/
noun
1.
a style of Caribbean dance music derived from calypso and American soul music and having a pounding beat.
Origin
1975-1980
1975-80; so(ul) + ca(lypso)
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soca

/ˈsəʊkə/
noun
1.
a mixture of soul and calypso music typical of the E Caribbean
Word Origin
C20: a blend of soul and calypso

SOCA

/ˈsəʊkə/
noun acronym
1.
Serious Organized Crime Agency: a British government organization set up in 2004 specifically to combat organized crime
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