vid·​eo·​disc | \ ˈvi-dē-ō-ˌdisk How to pronounce videodisc (audio) \
variants: or videodisk

Definition of videodisc

1 : a disc similar in appearance and use to a phonograph record on which programs have been recorded for playback on a television set also : optical disk
2 : a recording (as of a movie) on a videodisc

First Known Use of videodisc

1964, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Videodisc.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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: a disk on which movies, television programs, etc., are recorded in order to be watched on a computer or television screen

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