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re·cord·ing

 (rĭ-kôr′dĭng)
n.
1. Something on which sound or visual images have been recorded.
2. A recorded sound or picture.

recording

(rɪˈkɔːdɪŋ)
n
1. (Electronics)
a. the act or process of making a record, esp of sound on a gramophone record, magnetic tape, compact disc, computer, etc
b. (as modifier): recording studio; recording head.
2. (Electronics) the record, tape, disc, etc so produced
3. (Broadcasting) something that has been recorded, esp a radio or television programme

re•cord•ing

(rɪˈkɔr dɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or practice of a person or thing that records.
2. sound recorded on a disk or tape.
3. a disk or tape on which something is recorded.
[1300–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recording - a signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recordedrecording - a signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recorded
bologram, bolograph - record or recording made by a bolometer
chromatogram - the recording (column or paper strip) on which the constituents of a mixture are adsorbed in chromatography
oscillogram - the recording produced by an oscillograph
spirogram - a recording of breathing made with a spirograph
signal, signaling, sign - any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message; "signals from the boat suddenly stopped"
2.recording - the act of making a record (especially an audio record)recording - the act of making a record (especially an audio record); "she watched the recording from a sound-proof booth"
creating from raw materials - the act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it
lip sync, lip synch, lip synchronisation, lip synchronization - combining audio and video recording in such a way that the sound is perfectly synchronized with the action that produced it; especially synchronizing the movements of a speaker's lips with the sound of his speech
mastering - the act of making a master recording from which copies can be made; "he received a bill for mastering the concert and making 100 copies"
tape record - record with a tape recorder
prerecord - record before presentation, as of a broadcast
accession - make a record of additions to a collection, such as a library
delete, erase - wipe out digitally or magnetically recorded information; "Who erased the files form my hard disk?"
record, enter, put down - make a record of; set down in permanent form
3.recording - a storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded
compact disc, compact disk, CD - a digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph record; played back by a laser
cover song, cover version, cover - a recording of a song that was first recorded or made popular by somebody else; "they made a cover of a Beatles' song"
memory device, storage device - a device that preserves information for retrieval
audio recording, sound recording, audio - a recording of acoustic signals
tape recording, taping, tape - a recording made on magnetic tape; "the several recordings were combined on a master tape"
transcription - a sound or television recording (e.g., from a broadcast to a tape recording)
video recording, video - a recording of both the visual and audible components (especially one containing a recording of a movie or television program)

recording

noun record, video, tape, disc, gramophone record, cut (informal) a video recording of a police interview
Translations
تَسْجِيلتَسْجيل، أسْطُوانَه
záznamnahrávka
optagelseindspilning
nauhoitus
snimka
upptaka
録音
녹음
nahrávka
posnetek
inspelning
การบันทึกเสียง
băng ghi âm

recording

[rɪˈkɔːdɪŋ]
A. N
1. (= tape, disc) → grabación f
to make a recording (of sth)realizar una grabación (de algo)
see also sound D
see also tape C
see also video C
2. (= act) [of sound, images] → grabación f; [of facts] → registro m
B. CPD the Recording Angel N el ánge que registra las acciones buenas o malas de los hombres
recording artist Nartista mf dedicado/a a la grabación
recording density Ndensidad f de grabación
recording equipment Nequipo m de grabación
the recording industry Nla industría discográfica
recording session Nsesión f de grabación
recording studio Nestudio m de grabación
recording tape Ncinta f de grabación, cinta f magnetofónica
recording van Ncamión m de grabación

recording

[rɪˈkɔːrdɪŋ]
modif [artist] → qui enregistre des disques; [contract] → d'enregistrement; [industry] → du disquerecording equipment nmatériel m d'enregistrementrecording session nséance f d'enregistrementrecording studio nstudio m d'enregistrementrecord-keeping record keeping [ˈrɛkɔːrdkiːpɪŋ] n (= archiving) → archivage mrecord label nlabel m (de disques)record library ndiscothèque frecord player ntourne-disque mrecord producer nproducteur/trice m/f de disquesrecord sleeve npochette f de disquerecord store record shop (British) nmagasin m de disquesrecord time ntemps m record
in record time (= very quickly) → en un temps record
to do sth in record time → faire qch en un temps record
She finished the job in record time → Elle a terminé le travail en un temps record.record token nchèque-cadeau m (à échanger contre un disque)

recording

n (of sound)Aufnahme f; (of programme)Aufzeichnung f

recording

:
Recording Angel
n Engel, der gute und böse Taten aufschreibt
recording artist
nMusiker(in) m(f), → der/die Schallplattenaufnahmen macht, Plattensänger(in) m(f)
recording equipment
recording session
nAufnahme f
recording studio
recording tape
nTonband nt
recording van
n (Rad, TV) → Aufnahmewagen m

recording

[rɪˈkɔːdɪŋ] n (of programme, song) → registrazione f

record

(ˈrekoːd) , (-kəd) , ((American) -kərd) noun
1. a written report of facts, events etc. historical records; I wish to keep a record of everything that is said at this meeting.
2. a round flat piece of (usually black) plastic on which music etc is recorded. a record of Beethoven's Sixth Symphony.
3. (in races, games, or almost any activity) the best performance so far; something which has never yet been beaten. He holds the record for the 1,000 metres; The record for the high jump was broken/beaten this afternoon; He claimed to have eaten fifty sausages in a minute and asked if this was a record; (also adjective) a record score.
4. the collected facts from the past of a person, institution etc. This school has a very poor record of success in exams; He has a criminal record.
(rəˈkoːd) verb
1. to write a description of (an event, facts etc) so that they can be read in the future. The decisions will be recorded in the minutes of the meeting.
2. to put (the sound of music, speech etc) on a record or tape so that it can be listened to in the future. I've recorded the whole concert; Don't make any noise when I'm recording.
3. (of a dial, instrument etc) to show (a figure etc) as a reading. The thermometer recorded 30C yesterday.
4. to give or show, especially in writing. to record one's vote in an election.
reˈcorder noun
1. a type of musical wind instrument, made of wood, plastic etc.
2. an instrument for recording on to tape.
reˈcording noun
something recorded on tape, a record etc. This is a recording of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony.
ˈrecord-player noun
an electrical instrument which reproduces the sounds recorded on records.
in record time
very quickly.
off the record
(of information, statements etc) not intended to be repeated or made public. The Prime Minister admitted off the record that the country was going through a serious crisis.
on record
recorded. This is the coldest winter on record.

recording

تَسْجِيل záznam optagelse Aufzeichnung εγγραφή grabación nauhoitus enregistrement snimka registrazione 録音 녹음 opname opptak zapis gravação запись inspelning การบันทึกเสียง kayıt băng ghi âm 录音

re·cord·ing

n. registro, [tape] grabación.
References in classic literature ?
I won't write a word in the Recording Angel unless you do so first," said Miss Lindsay angrily.
In recording some instances of these, we shall, if rightly understood, afford a very useful lesson to those well-disposed youths who shall hereafter be our readers; for they may here find, that goodness of heart, and openness of temper, though these may give them great comfort within, and administer to an honest pride in their own minds, will by no means, alas
Then they have a recording instrument, according to which they alter the gradient of a new gun, with shells that explode under water.
If the recording angel had come down from heaven to confirm her, and had opened his book to my mortal eyes, the recording angel would not have convinced me.
We can imagine this bold, careless, impulsive artist, with his moments of great exaltation and alternate depression, a kind of Chinese Paul Verlaine, with his sensitive mind of a child, always recording impressions as they come.
Testimonials representing Mrs General as a prodigy of piety, learning, virtue, and gentility, were lavishly contributed from influential quarters; and one venerable archdeacon even shed tears in recording his testimony to her perfections
Fogg might hope that he would be able to reach Yokohama without recording any delay in his journal; in which case, the many misadventures which had overtaken him since he left London would not seriously affect his journey.
In a few hours they had forgotten the whole affair, nor once imagined that the recording angel had written down the crime of murder against their souls, in letters as durable as eternity.
Punctually at eight, sir," said poor old Benjamin, obediently recording his formidable engagement.
So strange an accident has happened to us that I cannot forbear recording it, although it is very probable that you will see me before these papers can come into your possession.
Quite apart from her own troubles she was boiling over with a general sense of the injustice of it, and she told what she thought of the packers, and what she thought of a world where such things were allowed to happen; and then, while the echoes of the hall rang with the shock of her terrible voice, she sat down again and fanned herself, and the meeting gathered itself together and proceeded to discuss the election of a recording secretary.
At the same time they might fairly have passed them over in silence," observed Don Quixote; "for there is no need of recording events which do not change or affect the truth of a history, if they tend to bring the hero of it into contempt.