noun \ˈal-bəm\

: 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

Full Definition of ALBUM

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

Examples of ALBUM

  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


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Medical Definition of ALBUM


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