light-beam pickup

noun

Definition of light-beam pickup

: a phonograph pickup using a beam of light to couple the stylus to a light-sensitive converting element

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“Light-beam pickup.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/light-beam%20pickup. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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