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nu metal (uncountable)
- (music) A genre of rock music with features of heavy metal sounds but also with some sounds and influences from grunge and hip-hop.
- 2004, BBC for kidz - nu-metal song of the year:
- Which nu-metal song has rocked your world this year?
- 2007, Post Gazette (Pittsburgh), 1 Aug 2007 (headline) :
- Nu metal band Korn is back with a big tour, no-name album.