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A tape recorder and player having no built-in amplifiers or speakers, used as a component in an audio system.
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nSometimes shortened to: deck
1. (Electronics) a tape recording unit in a hi-fi system
2. (Electronics) the platform supporting the spools, cassettes, or cartridges of a tape recorder, incorporating the motor or motors that drive them and the playback, recording, and erasing heads
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a component of an audio system for playing tapes, using an external amplifier and speakers.
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|Noun||1.||tape deck - electronic equipment for making or playing magnetic tapes (but without amplifiers or speakers); a component in an audio system|
cassette deck - a tape deck for playing and recording cassette tapes
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
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