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country rock

[¦kən·trē ′räk]
(geology)
Rock that surrounds and is penetrated by mineral veins.
Rock that surrounds and is invaded by an igneous intrusion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Brad Paisley - Love And War Stadium country rock guitar hero serves up polished pop-infused rock and roll, with Creedence's John Fogerty guesting.
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