tape-record

verb
tape-re·​cord | \ ˌtāp-ri-ˈkȯrd How to pronounce tape-record (audio) , ˈtāp-ri-ˌkȯrd \
tape-recorded; tape-recording; tape-records

Definition of tape-record

transitive verb

: to make a recording of on magnetic tape

First Known Use of tape-record

1950, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tape-record

back-formation from tape recording

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“Tape-record.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tape-record. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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tape-record

verb
How to pronounce tape-record (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of tape-record

: to make a recording of (something) on magnetic tape

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