Definitions

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  • 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.

Etymologies

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graph- +‎ -o- +‎ -phone

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