tape recorder


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tape recorder

n.
A mechanical device for recording on magnetic tape and usually for playing back the recorded material.

tape recorder

n
(Electronics) an electrical device used for recording sounds on magnetic tape and usually also for reproducing them, consisting of a tape deck and one or more amplifiers and loudspeakers

tape′ record`er


n.
an electrical device for recording or playing back something recorded on magnetic tape, usu. sound.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tape recorder - a magnetic recorder using magnetic tapetape recorder - a magnetic recorder using magnetic tape
Dictaphone - a tape recorder that records and reproduces dictation
magnetic head - an electromagnet (as on a tape recorder) that converts electrical variations into magnetic variations that can be stored on a surface and later retrieved
magnetic recorder - recorder consisting of equipment for making records on magnetic media
tape drive, tape transport, transport - a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder
VCR, videocassette recorder - a magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs
Translations
magnetofon
båndoptager
magnetofoninauhuri
diktafon
magnetofonmagnó
テープレコーダー
녹음기
magnetofon
bandspelare
เครื่องอัดเทป
máy ghi âm

tape recorder

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tape recorder

مُسَجِّلَة magnetofon båndoptager Tonbandgerät μαγνητόφωνο grabadora, magnetofón nauhuri magnétophone diktafon registratore テープレコーダー 녹음기 taperecorder båndopptaker magnetofon gravador магнитофон bandspelare เครื่องอัดเทป ses kayıt cihazı máy ghi âm 磁带录音机
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Surely the advances made in the field of electronics had not made the tape recorder or Dictaphone redundant
All I'm saying is that I don't take notes or use a tape recorder because it induces a self-consciousness on their part if you tell people you're going to do something.
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He told the police he had set up the tape recorder because he suspected his wife was seeing another man.
A: When it comes to important public figures, I will use my tape recorder for accuracy, but 75 percent of the time I rely on my notes.
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The tape recorder was wrapped in bubble packaging, which created enough bulk for the consultants to want to open the package to see why it was so heavy.
Just prior to the purchase, a detective met with the informant, searched both him and his vehicle, placed a tape recorder on his person, and gave him $40 to buy the drugs.
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But Burtt's most essential tool is the common tape recorder.
What about this Florida couple who just happen to be heavily involved in Democratic fundraising, and just happen to have a police scanner in their car, and just happen to tape a conference call they pick up off a cell phone with a tape recorder they just happen to be packing at the time?