phonograph

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pho·no·graph

 (fō′nə-grăf′)
n.
A machine that reproduces sound by means of a stylus in contact with a grooved rotating disk.

pho′no·graph′ic adj.
pho′no·graph′i·cal·ly adv.

phonograph

(ˈfəʊnəˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
n
1. (Music, other) an early form of gramophone capable of recording and reproducing sound on wax cylinders
2. (Music, other) Also called: gramophone or record player US and Canadian a device for reproducing the sounds stored on a record: now usually applied to the nearly obsolete type that uses a clockwork motor and acoustic horn

pho•no•graph

(ˈfoʊ nəˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

n.
any sound-reproducing machine using records in the form of cylinders or grooved disks.
[1877]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.phonograph - machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronicallyphonograph - machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically
audio system, sound system - a system of electronic equipment for recording or reproducing sound
cartridge, pickup - an electro-acoustic transducer that is the part of the arm of a record player that holds the needle and that is removable
acoustic gramophone, gramophone - an antique record player; the sound of the vibrating needle is amplified acoustically
jukebox, nickelodeon - a cabinet containing an automatic record player; records are played by inserting a coin
machine - any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
radio chassis - a chassis for a radio receiver
auto-changer, record changer, changer - an automatic mechanical device on a record player that causes new records to be played without manual intervention
pickup arm, tone arm, pickup - mechanical device consisting of a light balanced arm that carries the cartridge
turntable - a circular horizontal platform that rotates a phonograph record while it is being played
Translations
فونوغْراف: الحاكي
gramofon
pladespiller
fonografas
gramofons

phonograph

[ˈfəʊnəgrɑːf] N (US) → fonógrafo m, tocadiscos m inv

phonograph

[ˈfəʊnəgrɑːf] n (US)électrophone m

phonograph

n (old, US) → Phonograph m

phonograph

[ˈfəʊnəˌgrɑːf] (old) nfonografo (Am) → giradischi m inv

phonograph

(ˈfəunəgraːf) , (ˈfounəgraf) noun
(American) a gramophone.
References in classic literature ?
Still, though Tiare was old and fat, on occasion we rolled back the Brussels carpet, brought in the maids and one or two friends of Tiare's, and danced, though now to the wheezy music of a gramaphone.
Kittler F (2009) Gramaphone, Film, Typewriter, trans.
Before long she was obsessively collecting her own music from hallowed stores like Imports Etc and Gramaphone in Chicago, all the while honing her own personal style.
With the rise of the robots, we are on the brink of a devastating revolution that will make our idea of work as dated as a gramaphone record.
Chanda became President and CEO of Gramaphone Company of India Ltd better known as HMV at the end of 1985 when its accumulated losses had completely wiped out its net worth.
These are not Gramaphone records, but I am so distressed that I can only speak in disjointed sentences; it's a sad case, I'm going to drink whiskey for consolation.
3]s Choice' award in the British music magazine Gramaphone.
JG: I' m too busy to make CDs but I just got an award from Gramaphone Records for lifetime achievement and Sony Classical just put out a boxed set of 69 of my CDs and 2 DVDs.
Because a gramaphone record shop nearby reports that it, too, has had an A-board pilfered.
Michael (jaz aficionado and former owner of the Gramaphone Emporium in Edinburgh), passed away peacefully on December 8th at his home.
I would not have difficulty choosing the complimentary book that comes with being marooned on a desert island with eight gramaphone records.