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on the record

Definition of on the record

  1. —used to describe a statement that is official and can be repeated or made public by being used in a newspaper, magazine, etc. <The reporter made it clear that the interview was on the record.>



Word by Word Definitions

recordplay
  1. :  to set down in writing :  furnish written evidence of

    :  to deposit an authentic official copy of

    :  to state for or as if for the record

  1. :  the state or fact of being recorded

    : :  something that records: as

    :  something that recalls or relates past events

  1. :  of, relating to, or being one that is extraordinary among or surpasses others of its kind

  1. :  a function of an electronic device that causes it to record


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