long-playing

adjective
long-play·​ing | \ ˈlȯŋ-ˈplā-iŋ How to pronounce long-playing (audio) \

Definition of long-playing

: designed to be played at 33¹/₃ revolutions per minute used of a microgroove record

First Known Use of long-playing

1948, in the meaning defined above

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“Long-playing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long-playing. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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