laser disc


: optical disk
especially : one containing a video recording (as of a motion picture)

Examples of laser disc in a Sentence

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Word History

First Known Use

1979, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of laser disc was in 1979

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“Laser disc.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Apr. 2024.

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