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videodisc

noun vid·eo·disc \ˈvi-dē-ō-ˌdisk\

Simple Definition of videodisc

  • : a disk on which movies, television programs, etc., are recorded in order to be watched on a computer or television screen

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of videodisc

  1. 1 :  a disc similar in appearance and use to a phonograph record on which programs have been recorded for playback on a television set; also :  optical disk

  2. 2 :  a recording (as of a movie) on a videodisc

1967

First Known Use of videodisc

1967

Variants of videodisc

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videodisk

play \ˈvi-dē-ō-ˌdisk\

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