autochanger

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autochanger

(ˈɔːtəʊˌtʃeɪndʒə)
n
1. (Electronics) a device in a record player or CD player that enables a small stack of records or CDs to be dropped automatically onto the turntable or player tray one at a time and played separately
2. (Electronics) a record player or CD player with such a device
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Translations

autochanger

n(automatischer) Plattenwechsler
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