turn·​ta·​bling | \ ˈtərn-ˌtā-b(ə-)liŋ \

Definition of turntabling

: the creative alteration of recorded music through the manipulation of phonograph records and needles and a mixer by a DJ Eventually the roles of DJs and rappers were split, due largely to the growing demands of turntabling.— John Minton, 78 Blues, 2008

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First Known Use of turntabling

1998, in the meaning defined above

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“Turntabling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turntabling. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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