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re·cord·er

 (rĭ-kôr′dər)
n.
1. One, such as a tape recorder, that makes recordings or records.
2. Law
a. A public officer in charge of the records of instruments required to be registered, such as deeds.
b. A judge who has criminal jurisdiction in a city.
3. Music A flute with eight finger holes and a whistlelike mouthpiece.

[Sense 3, probably from record, to practice a tune, warble.]

recorder

(rɪˈkɔːdə)
n
1. (Professions) a person who records, such as an official or historian
2. (Mechanical Engineering) a thing that records, esp an apparatus that provides a permanent record of experiments, etc
3. (Electronics) short for tape recorder
4. (Instruments) music a wind instrument of the flute family, blown through a fipple in the mouth end, having a reedlike quality of tone. There are four usual sizes: bass, tenor, treble, and descant
5. (Law) (in England) a barrister or solicitor of at least ten years' standing appointed to sit as a part-time judge in the crown court
[sense 4 probably from record (vb) in the archaic sense "to sing"]
reˈcorderˌship n

re•cord•er

(rɪˈkɔr dər)

n.
1. a person who records, esp. as an official duty.
2. Eng. Law.
a. a judge in a city or borough court.
b. (formerly) a barrister acting as legal adviser of a city or borough.
3. a recording or registering apparatus or device.
4. a device for recording sound, images, or data by electrical, magnetic, or optical means.
5. an end-blown flute having a fipple mouthpiece, usu. eight finger holes, and a soft, mellow tone.
[1275–1325; Middle English recorder wind instrument (see record, -er1), recordour legal official (< Anglo-French recordour, Old French recordeour)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.recorder - equipment for making recordsrecorder - equipment for making records  
black box - equipment that records information about the performance of an aircraft during flight
cassette recorder - a recorder for recording or playing cassettes
CD burner, compact-disk burner - recording equipment for making compact disks
equipment - an instrumentality needed for an undertaking or to perform a service
magnetic recorder - recorder consisting of equipment for making records on magnetic media
multichannel recorder - a recorder with two or more channels; makes continuous records of two or more signals simultaneously
oscillograph - a device for making a record of the wave forms of fluctuating voltages or currents
playback - electronic equipment comprising the part of a tape recorder that reproduces the recorded material
2.recorder - someone responsible for keeping records
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
rapporteur - a recorder appointed by a committee to prepare reports of the meetings
3.recorder - a barrister or solicitor who serves as part-time judge in towns or boroughs
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
judge, jurist, justice - a public official authorized to decide questions brought before a court of justice
4.recorder - a tubular wind instrument with 8 finger holes and a fipple mouthpiecerecorder - a tubular wind instrument with 8 finger holes and a fipple mouthpiece
treble recorder, flageolet, shepherd's pipe - a small fipple flute with four finger holes and two thumb holes
pennywhistle, tin whistle, whistle - an inexpensive fipple flute
pipe - a tubular wind instrument

recorder

noun
1. tape recorder, video, video recorder, cassette recorder He put the recorder on the desk and pressed play.
2. fipple flute, flute, descant recorder She also plays the recorder.
3. chronicler, archivist, historian, scorer, clerk, registrar, scribe, diarist, scorekeeper, annalist I claim to be a recorder of inner conversations.
Translations
آلة نَفْخ: فلوتجِهَازُ التَسْجيلجِهاز تَسْجيلمِزْمَارٌ خَشَبِيّ
zobcová flétnamagnetofonnahrávací přístroj
blokfløjteskrivervideomaskinebåndoptager
kirjurinauhuri
blokflautamagnetofon
blockflõteegyenes fuvolafelvevõkészülék
blokkflautasegulbandstæki
リコーダー記録係
녹음기리코더
zobcová flauta
kljunasta flavta
blockflöjtprotokollförare
ขลุ่ย
máy ghiống tiêu

recorder

[rɪˈkɔːdəʳ] N
1. (= tape recorder) → casete m (Sp), grabadora f (LAm); (reel-to-reel) → magnetófono m; (= video recorder) → vídeo m, video m (LAm)
2. (Jur) → juez mf municipal
3. (Mus) (= instrument) → flauta f dulce
4. (= person) → registrador(a) m/f, archivero/a m/f
he was a faithful recorder of the factsregistró puntualmente los hechos

recorder

[rɪˈkɔːrr] n
(MUSIC)flûte f à bec
She plays the recorder → Elle joue de la flûte à bec.
(LAW) avocat nommé à la fonction de jugerecord holder ndétenteur/trice m/f du record
the world record holder → le détenteur du record du monde(la)/trice

recorder

n
(= apparatus)Registriergerät nt; cassette recorderKassettenrekorder m; tape recorderTonbandgerät nt
(Mus) → Blockflöte f
(of official facts)Berichterstatter(in) m(f); (= historian)Chronist(in) m(f)
(Brit Jur) nebenher als Richter tätiger Rechtsanwalt

recorder

[rɪˈkɔːdəʳ] n
a. (tape recorder) → registratore m
b. (Mus) → flauto diritto or dolce
c. (Law) (in England and Wales) avvocato che funge da giudice

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.

recorder

جِهَازُ التَسْجيل, مِزْمَارٌ خَشَبِيّ nahrávací přístroj, zobcová flétna blokfløjte, skriver Berichterstatter, Blockflöte καταγραφέας, φλογέρα flauta, flauta dulce, grabador, grabadora kirjuri, nauhuri enregistreur, flûte à bec blokflauta, magnetofon flauto dolce, registratore リコーダー, 記録係 녹음기, 리코더 blokfluit, registreerapparaat opptaker, skriver nagrywarka, protokolant flauta doce, gravador блок-флейта, проигрыватель blockflöjt, protokollförare ขลุ่ย, ผู้บันทึกหรือเครื่องมือที่ใช้บันทึก เช่นวิดีโอ เทปบันทึกหรือตลับเทป kayıt aleti, ses kayıt cihazı máy ghi, ống tiêu 八孔竖笛, 录音机

recorder

n. registrador-a, anotador-a; archivero-a;
tape ___grabador-a.

recorder

V. monitor.
References in classic literature ?
In his later years, at different times, he was secretary of the Santo Domingo Commission, marshall and recorder of deeds of the District of Columbia, and United States Minister to Haiti.
One was Monsieur du Coudrai, the recorder of mortgages; the other Monsieur Choisnel, former bailiff to the house of Esgrignon, and now the notary of the upper aristocracy, by whom he was received with a distinction due to his virtues; he was also a man of considerable wealth.
So it shall be until the Great Recorder sums me up and closes my ledger account with a balance to profit or loss.
Is it possible that there was a way by which a monster could travel up and down, and yet no chance recorder have ever seen him?
There the Recorder of the States came to read the sentence to him.
Well, the recorder at Forty Mile was tellin' me they staked that not a month ago--The Harper & Ladue Town Site.
My heart leaped within me for joy when I heard his voice at the door, even before I saw him; but let any one judge what kind of motion I found in my soul, when after having made a short excuse for his not coming, he showed me that his time had been employed on my account; that he had obtained a favourable report from the Recorder to the Secretary of State in my particular case, and, in short, that he had brought me a reprieve.
The deadly statistical recorder in the Gradgrind observatory knocked every second on the head as it was born, and buried it with his accustomed regularity.
I have nothing in common with the clumsy rank and file of my profession, who convict themselves, before recorders and magistrates, of the worst of all offenses -- incurable stupidity in the exercise of their own vocation.
On his taking the recorders - very like a little black flute that had just been played in the orchestra and handed out at the door - he was called upon unanimously for Rule Britannia.
Of his life and times the poets are faithful recorders.
The medieval chroniclers were mostly mere annalists, brief mechanical recorders of external events, and the few more philosophic historians of the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries do not attain the first rank.