platinum record

noun

Definition of platinum record

: a platinum phonograph record awarded to a singer or group whose album has sold at least one million copies — compare gold record

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First Known Use of platinum record

1978


PLATINUM RECORD Defined for English Language Learners

platinum record

noun

Definition of platinum record for English Language Learners

  • : an award that is given to a singer or musical group for selling at least one million copies of a record


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