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record

verb [T] (STORE INFORMATION)    /rɪˈkɔːd/ US  /-ˈkɔːrd/
B2 to keep information for the future , by writing it down or storing it on a computer : She records everything that happens to her in her diary . Unemployment is likely to reach the highest total that has ever been recorded. [+ that] In his journal , Captain Scott recorded that he and his companions were weakened by lack of food . The coroner recorded (= decided ) a verdict of accidental death .Writing and typingRecording sounds and images C1 If a device records a measurement , it shows that measurement : The thermometer recorded a temperature of 30 degrees Celsius .Weighing and measuring
(Definition of record verb (STORE INFORMATION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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