audiotape

[[t]ɔ͟ːdioʊte͟ɪp[/t]]
audiotapes, audiotaping, audiotaped
1) N-UNCOUNT Audiotape is magnetic tape which is used to record sound.
2) N-COUNT An audiotape is a recording of speech, music, or other sounds on magnetic tape. [AM]
(in BRIT, usually use cassette)
3) VERB If you audiotape speech, music, or other sounds, you record them on magnetic tape. [AM]

[V n] We always audiotape these interviews.

[V-ed] ...an audiotaped recording of family members' discussions.

(in BRIT, usually use tape)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • audiotape — n. 1. magnetic tape for use in recording sound. [WordNet 1.5] 2. a tape recording of sound. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • audiotape — au‧di‧o‧tape [ˈɔːdiəʊteɪp ǁ ˈɒːdioʊ ] noun [countable, uncountable] a long thin band of Magnetic material used to record sound compare videotape …   Financial and business terms

  • audiotape — 1957 (n.), from AUDIO (Cf. audio ) + TAPE (Cf. tape) …   Etymology dictionary

  • audiotape — [ô′dē ō tāp΄] n. a magnetic tape for recording and playing back sound: cf. VIDEOTAPE: also written audio tape …   English World dictionary

  • audiotape — UK [ˈɔːdɪəʊˌteɪp] / US [ˈɔdɪoʊˌteɪp] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms audiotape : singular audiotape plural audiotapes magnetic tape on which sound can be recorded …   English dictionary

  • audiotape — verb Audiotape is used with these nouns as the object: ↑interview …   Collocations dictionary

  • audiotape — garsajuostė statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis Juostelė, padengta įsimagnetinančio metalo oksidu ir naudojama garsui įrašyti. atitikmenys: angl. audio tape; audiotape …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • audiotape — noun Date: 1958 a tape recording of sound …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • audiotape — /aw dee oh tayp /, n. magnetic tape for recording sound (distinguished from videotape). [1960 65; AUDIO + TAPE] * * * …   Universalium

  • audiotape — au|di|o|tape [ˈo:diəuteıp US ˈo:diou ] n [U and C] technical a long thin band of ↑magnetic material used to record sound …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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