VCR

noun
\ ˌvē-(ˌ)sē-ˈär How to pronounce VCR (audio) \

Definition of VCR

: a device that uses videocassettes for recording and playing back videotapes

First Known Use of VCR

1971, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for VCR

videocassette recorder

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“VCR.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/VCR. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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VCR

noun
How to pronounce VCR (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of VCR

: a machine that is used to make and watch video recordings of television programs, movies, etc.

VCR

noun
\ ˌvē-ˌsē-ˈär How to pronounce VCR (audio) \

Kids Definition of VCR

: a device for recording (as television programs) on videocassettes and playing them back

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