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play·back

 (plā′băk′)
n.
The act or process of replaying an audio or video recording, as to monitor quality or check a recorded message.
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playback

(ˈpleɪˌbæk)
n
1. (Music, other) the act or process of reproducing a recording, esp on magnetic tape
2. (Electronics) the part of a tape recorder serving to reproduce or used for reproducing recorded material
3. (Electronics) (modifier) of or relating to the reproduction of signals from a recording: the playback head of a tape recorder.
vb (adverb)
(Electronics) to reproduce (recorded material) on (a magnetic tape) by means of a tape recorder
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play•back

(ˈpleɪˌbæk)

n.
1. the act of reproducing a sound or video recording, esp. in order to check a recording that is newly made.
2. the apparatus used in producing playbacks.
3. response; feedback.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.playback - the act of reproducing recorded soundplayback - the act of reproducing recorded sound; "he was allowed to hear the playback of his testimony"
sound reproduction - the reproduction of sound
2.playback - electronic equipment comprising the part of a tape recorder that reproduces the recorded material
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
recorder, recording equipment, recording machine - equipment for making records
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Translations

playback

[ˈpleɪbæk] Nrepetición f, reproducción f (TV etc) → playback m, previo m
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playback

[ˈpleɪˌbæk] nplayback m inv
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Au cours du concert, nous avons apercu que vous avez chante en play-back et, pourtant, vous avez effectue une repetition.
16 -- Dharmadasa Walpola incontrovertibly dominated the Sinhala Cinema in 1950s & 60s as the best play-back singer.
This enables all benefits of a traditional DVR like recording and playing back programs, Pausing or Rewinding live TV, different play-back positions, event based recording (EBR), time based recording (TBR) and so on.
But the cuts and bruises were nothing to the pain of seeing a video play-back of the incident and realising his staff and players were laughing at him - literally behind his back!