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tape deck

n.
A tape recorder and player having no built-in amplifiers or speakers, used as a component in an audio system.

tape deck

n
1. (Electronics) a tape recording unit in a hi-fi system
2. (Electronics) the platform supporting the spools, cassettes, or cartridges of a tape recorder, incorporating the motor or motors that drive them and the playback, recording, and erasing heads
Sometimes shortened to: deck

tape′ deck`


n.
a component of an audio system for playing tapes, using an external amplifier and speakers.
[1955–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tape deck - electronic equipment for making or playing magnetic tapes (but without amplifiers or speakers)tape deck - electronic equipment for making or playing magnetic tapes (but without amplifiers or speakers); a component in an audio system
audio system, sound system - a system of electronic equipment for recording or reproducing sound
cassette deck - a tape deck for playing and recording cassette tapes
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
tape drive, tape transport, transport - a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder
Translations
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tape deck

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