Definition of discography
1 : a descriptive list of recordings by category, composer, performer, or date of release an Elvis Presley discography
2 : the history of recorded music
discographicallyplay \-fi-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
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Others, myself included, would have preferred to see the exhaustive lists of personnel and repertoire confined to a discography.
Mr. Lewiston’s discography includes dozens of records.
Traversing the whole of Muse’s discography (including some five tracks from their new album), this tour didn’t feature the drones or 360 stage of the 2015 world tour.
Discography: Strawberries Oceans Ships Forest (’94, McCartney Productions Limited, distributed by Capitol in the US); Rushes (’98, Capitol); Electric Arguments (’08, ATO Records).
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Origin and Etymology of discography
French discographie, from disc- + -graphie -graphy
First Known Use: 1932
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