play sth back Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"play sth back" in British English

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play sth back

phrasal verb with play uk   us   /pleɪ/ verb
If you ​play back something that has been ​recorded, you put it through a ​machine so that you can ​listen to it or ​watch it: The ​message I ​recorded for the ​answeringmachinesoundedterrible when I ​played it back.
(Definition of play sth back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"play sth back" in Business English

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play sth back

phrasal verb with play uk   us   /pleɪ/ verb
to watch or listen to something that you have ​recorded previously, using a ​DVDplayer, ​tape recorder, etc.: Latest ​versions of the ​softwarelet you ​record and ​play back TV ​shows in various MPEG ​formats, as well as pausing ​live TV.
(Definition of play sth back from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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