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also play list  (plā′lĭst′)
1. A list of musical selections for broadcast or performance: the radio station's playlist of songs.
2. A digital file designating a set of audio or video recordings to be played one after the other.


1. (Broadcasting) a list of records chosen for playing, as on a radio station
2. (Broadcasting) a list of tracks to be played in a particular order on an MP3 player or CD player
(Broadcasting) (tr) to put (a song or record) on a playlist



a list or schedule of the recordings to be played on the radio during a particular program or time period.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.playlist - a list of musical selections for performance or for broadcast by radio
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)


[ˈpleɪlɪst] N (Rad) → lista f discográfica
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