tape machine


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tape machine

n
1. (Electronics) another word for tape recorder
2. (Telecommunications) a telegraphic receiving device that records messages electronically or on ticker tape. US equivalent: ticker
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.tape machine - a magnetic recorder using magnetic tapetape machine - a magnetic recorder using magnetic tape
Dictaphone - a tape recorder that records and reproduces dictation
magnetic head - an electromagnet (as on a tape recorder) that converts electrical variations into magnetic variations that can be stored on a surface and later retrieved
magnetic recorder - recorder consisting of equipment for making records on magnetic media
tape drive, tape transport, transport - a mechanism that transports magnetic tape across the read/write heads of a tape playback/recorder
VCR, videocassette recorder - a magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs
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References in classic literature ?
There were telephones upon his desk, a tape machine, and a private instrument connected with the telegraph department.
At the time, Bill had reconditioned his reel-to-reel tape machine and was looking for a new project.
I have my Apple Mac, quarter-inch tape machine, two to three guitars, two Bauer mics, it's all there, all that I need."
The much-hyped collection of weirdo hairdos were plunged into complete darkness as their backing tape machine blew a fuse five times, three times during the first number alone.
When he threaded it on to a tape machine, he heard an unknown version of Cello Song, one of the greatest works of the singersongwriter, who died of an overdose of antidepressants in 1974, aged 26.
"My recollection was the tape machine on the old battered bus blasting out lots of Supertramp, Steely Dan and Melanie," she says.
Beviglia found himself drawn to some of Springsteen's more contemplative work -- eight of 10 songs made the top 100 from the "Nebraska" album, an acoustic demo Springsteen recorded at home on a four-track tape machine. But songs featuring the E Street Band in full flourish, with notable contributions by late members Danny Federici, the organist, and saxophonist Clarence Clemons are well represented, including several on relatively recent albums, 2007's "Magic" and 2009's "Working on a Dream," which drew a lukewarm response.
The tape machine was loaned by local pub Brannigans.
He said: "It was recorded on a reel to reel tape machine and kept in a loft for years."