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gram·o·phone

 (grăm′ə-fōn′)
n.
A record player; a phonograph.

[Originally a trademark.]

gramophone

(ˈɡræməˌfəʊn)
n
1. (Music, other)
a. Also called: acoustic gramophone 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. US and Canadian name: phonograph
b. (as modifier): a gramophone record.
2. (Music, other) the technique and practice of recording sound on disc: the gramophone has made music widely available.
[C19: originally a trademark, perhaps based on an inversion of phonogram; see phono-, -gram]
gramophonic adj

gram•o•phone

(ˈgræm əˌfoʊn)

n.
Chiefly Brit. phonograph.
[1887; orig. a trademark; appar. inversion of phonogram a phonographic cylinder]
gram`o•phon′ic (-ˈfɒn ɪk) gram`o•phon′i•cal, adj.

gramophone

British. phonograph.
See also: Phonograph Records
an instrument for reproducing sound from records; phonograph.
See also: Instruments
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gramophone - an antique record playergramophone - an antique record player; the sound of the vibrating needle is amplified acoustically
phonograph, record player - machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically
Victrola - a brand of gramophone
Translations
الغراموفون: الحاكي
gramofon
grammofon
plötuspilari
gramofonas
gramofons

gramophone

(o.f.) [ˈgræməfəʊn] (Brit)
A. Ngramófono m
B. CPD gramophone needle Naguja f de gramófono
gramophone record Ndisco m de gramófono

gramophone

[ˈgræməfəʊn] n (British)gramophone m

gramophone

n (Brit old) → Grammophon® nt (dated), → Grammofon nt; gramophone recordSchallplatte f

gramophone

[ˈgræməˌfəʊn] n (Brit) → grammofono

gramophone

(ˈgrӕməfoun) noun
(American ˈphonograph) the old name for a record-player.
References in classic literature ?
A gramophone, by the help of suitable records, might relate to us the incidents of its past; and people are not so different from gramophones as they like to believe.
Closer again] We keep records of every stage--dozens of gramophone disks and photographs--
Why, you were doin' a music-hall turn of imitations all the way--more like a runaway gramophone than a man.
They handled a line of cheap gramophones, and did a little with musical boxes.
Facebook banner for the Khoyout Troupe, November 14, 2017 --Facebook/khoyoutEG CAIRO -- 11 March 2018: The Khoyout Troupe will be hosting a Playback Theatre Night on March 15, 2018 at Cairo's Gramophone club.
Furthermore, the museum's collection contains gramophones, gramophone records, musical boxes, original music manuscripts (scores) of Uzeyir Hajibeyov, the founder of the Azerbaijan professional music, Bulbul, the founder of the national professional vocal art, and the famous composers Gara Garayev, Fikret Amirov and other distinguished music figures, personal belongings of the prominent musicians, posters, playbills, photographs, audio and video records, fine art exhibits, sheet music, books and other materials.
A gramophone was the first device for recording and replaying sound, so the name was shortened to "Grammy.
With the North American and European music industries expanding around the world, the London-based Gramophone and Typewriter (G and T) company began a "recording expedition" to Korea.
Fayyaz Hashmi was employed as the resident lyricist by the British-owned Gramophone Company of India from 1943 to 1948.
VASILY Petrenko, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra's chief conductor, has been voted Gramophone Classical Music Awards Artist of the Year.
He is one of 10 people shortlist ed for the Artist of the Year prize at the annual Gramophone Clas sical Music Awards.
Even if the only thing around him that still works is an old gramophone that he cranks by hand.