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Definition of "tape recorder" []

  • A mechanical device for recording on magnetic tape and usually for playing back the recorded material. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "tape recorder" in a sentence
  • "Black Cap laughed, then became somber as Bald Head-Tattoo came into the room, a small black portable tape recorder in his hand."
  • "Dr. James MacIntyre, a child and adolescent psychiatrist and associate professor of psychiatry at Albany Medical College in Albany, New York, encourages parents to bring a notebook or even a tape recorder to record their sessions with him."
  • "Ponch turned on his tape recorder and placed it on the table."
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