wire recorder

noun

Definition of wire recorder

: a magnetic recorder using a thin wire as the recording medium

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Other Words from wire recorder

wire-recording \ ˈwī(-​ə)r-​ri-​ˈkȯr-​diŋ How to pronounce wire recorder (audio) \ noun

Examples of wire recorder in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The machine used a 45-rpm record player for the announcements and a wire recorder to tape messages for playback. Chris Foran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 14 Apr. 2021 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019 An uncle introduced him to the wire recorder, starting him on a hobby that would become a profession. Neil Genzlinger, BostonGlobe.com, 9 July 2019

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First Known Use of wire recorder

1934, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of wire recorder was in 1934

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“Wire recorder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wire%20recorder. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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