: a machine used especially for the recording of human speech for transcription
Examples of dictating machine in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThere was the light bulb and the phonograph, of course, but also the kinetoscope, the dictating machine, the alkaline battery, and the electric meter.
Casey Cep, The New Yorker, 21 Oct. 2019
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