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

  • transitive v. To add (supplementary recorded sound) to a previously taped musical recording especially in order to heighten the total effect.
  • n. Additional recorded sound that is blended into a musical recording: instrumental overdubs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To record a part along with an already recorded part or parts.
  • n. An overdubbed part.


over- +‎ dub (in the sense of double) (Wiktionary)



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