Definition of Motown noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

Motown

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NAmE//ˈmoʊtaʊn//
 
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a style of music popular in the 1960s and 1970s, produced by a black music company based in Detroit From the informal name for the city of Detroit.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: Motown