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noun [countable] mashup pronunciation in British English /ˈmæʃˌʌp/

or mash-up mashup pronunciation in British English

  1. 1
    a website or piece of software making use of information from more than one website, for example using photographs from one website and text from another

    Mashups allow non-programmers to create new and exciting websites.

  2. 2
    a piece of recorded music created by combining two or more pieces of recorded music, usually by adding the voice from one recording to the music of another

    The mashup was created by combining Christina Aguilera’s vocal from ’Genie in a Bottle’ with the backing from the Strokes’ ’Hard to Explain’.

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