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Definitions of "Selecta"


1. Selecta (Noun)


English Translation

DJ


Definition

A disc jockey or music selector


Example Sentences

Patois: Di selecta a tun up di vibes.
English: The DJ is turning up the vibes.


Related Words

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Other Definitions of "Selecta"

2. Selecta (Noun)


English Translation

DJ, Music Selector


Definition

A term used to refer to a disc jockey or music selector who plays and mixes music at parties or events, often associated with the skill of curating and blending different tracks


Example Sentences

Patois: The selecta played all the best tunes and had the crowd grooving
English: The DJ played all the best tunes and had the crowd grooving


Related Words

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posted by anonymous on September 21, 2023



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