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album

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noun al·bum \ˈal-bəm\

Simple Definition of album

  • : a book with blank pages in which you put a collection of photographs, stamps, etc.

  • : a long musical recording on a record, CD, etc., that usually includes a set of songs

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of album

  1. 1 a :  a book with blank pages used for making a collection (as of autographs, stamps, or photographs) b :  a cardboard container for a phonograph record :  jacket c :  one or more recordings (as on tape or disc) produced as a single unit <a 2-CD album>

  2. 2 :  a collection usually in book form of literary selections, musical compositions, or pictures :  anthology

Examples of album in a sentence

  1. She played a track from the group's latest album.

  2. <a special anniversary album of his poetry published 100 years after his death>



Origin of album

Latin, a white tablet, from neuter of albus


First Known Use: 1612



ALBUM Defined for Kids

album

play
noun al·bum \ˈal-bəm\

Definition of album for Students

  1. 1 :  a book with blank pages in which to put a collection (as of photographs, stamps, or autographs)

  2. 2 :  one or more recordings (as on tape or disk) produced as a single collection




Medical Dictionary

album

al·bum

Medical Definition of album





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