from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An improvement on the phonograph, using a floating stylus to cut grooves into a wax-coated cardboard cylinder.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A kind of photograph.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An instrument for recording and reproducing sounds, based on the principle of the phonograph invented by Edison, but of a different mechanical construction. More fully called phonograph-graphophone.
graph- + -o- + -phone (Wiktionary)