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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
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Summary: One of Gordon Brown's closest aides has revealed in a tape-recording how he was shoved on the stairs inside No10.
A 25-year-old copy of the South Wales Echo, a tape-recording of interviews with students and an Adam Ant record were among the finds unearthed when students stepped back in time.
Woodward replied: "First of all, when Fred Thompson -- who was the Republican cousel to the Senate Watergate committee -- asked Alexander Butterfield the question about possible tape recordings in the White House or Oval Office, Thompson, like a good lawyer, knew the answer -- because three days before the public testimony, lawyers and investigators for the committee got Butterfield to reveal the existence of the secret tape-recording system.