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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Something on which sound or visual images have been recorded.
  • n. A recorded sound or picture.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of record.
  • n. A reproduction of sound and/or video, stored in a permanent medium.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Keeping a record or a register; ; -- applied to numerous instruments with an automatic appliance which makes a record of their action.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recorded
  • n. a storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded
  • n. the act of making a record (especially an audio record)

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