- recorded music played in the background in a place to establish a mood of relaxation, calm, etc
- a prevailing atmosphere or feeling
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Music and Dancemusic comprised chiefly of popular songs in lush orchestral arrangements, intended to provide a relaxing, soothing atmosphere.
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mood music n