tape recording

noun

Definition of tape recording

: magnetic recording on magnetic tape also : a recording made by this process

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Examples of tape recording in a Sentence

a tape recording of the concert the documentary included a tape recording of one of the actor's earliest performances
Recent Examples on the Web The version will contain 23 outtakes and demos, as well as 17 original songs, remixed by Giles from the original multi-track tapes recorded by his father. Rania Aniftos, Billboard, "The Beatles' 'Oh! Darling' Gets a 2019 Mix From George Martin's Son: Listen," 6 Sep. 2019 His legal team, as if to prove his value, took the unusual step of going public with a tape recording his client made of Trump discussing one of the hush-money payments. Tom Hays, The Seattle Times, "Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty in hush-money scheme," 21 Aug. 2018 His legal team, as if to prove his value, took the unusual step of going public with a tape recording his client made of Trump discussing one of the hush-money payments. Tom Hays, The Seattle Times, "Ex-Trump lawyer Cohen pleads guilty in hush-money scheme," 21 Aug. 2018 The charge was based on testimony from Joesley and Wesley Batista and on tapes recorded by Joesley Batista. The Economist, "The Lava Jato investigationsThe parting shots of Brazil’s chief prosecutor," 21 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of tape recording

1940, in the meaning defined above

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“Tape recording.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tape%20recording. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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tape recording

noun

Kids Definition of tape recording

: a recording made on magnetic tape

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