tape recorder


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tape recorder

n.
A mechanical device for recording on magnetic tape and usually for playing back the recorded material.
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tape recorder

n
(Electronics) an electrical device used for recording sounds on magnetic tape and usually also for reproducing them, consisting of a tape deck and one or more amplifiers and loudspeakers
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tape′ record`er


n.
an electrical device for recording or playing back something recorded on magnetic tape, usu. sound.
[1940–45]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tape recorder - a magnetic recorder using magnetic tapetape recorder - 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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Translations
magnetofon
båndoptager
magnetofoninauhuri
diktafon
magnetofonmagnó
テープレコーダー
녹음기
magnetofon
bandspelare
เครื่องอัดเทป
máy ghi âm

tape recorder

nregistratore m (a nastro)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

tape recorder

مُسَجِّلَة magnetofon båndoptager Tonbandgerät μαγνητόφωνο grabadora, magnetofón nauhuri magnétophone diktafon registratore テープレコーダー 녹음기 taperecorder båndopptaker magnetofon gravador магнитофон bandspelare เครื่องอัดเทป ses kayıt cihazı máy ghi âm 磁带录音机
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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So farewell to an era of sitting in front of the telly with a reel-to-reel tape recorder to tape the latest sounds, man.
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In the first, we see a barren room with a young man sitting behind a tape recorder. Another man, played by Fisher himself, busily enters; he tests the recording machine and eventually goes into a back room, which, when illuminated, turns out to be a projection booth.
A jealous husband who attacked his estranged wife after putting a tape recorder in her bedroom to see if she was being unfaithful has been spared jail.