recorder Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “recorder” in the English Dictionary

"recorder" in British English

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recordernoun [C]

uk   /rɪˈkɔː.dər/  us   /-ˈkɔːr.dɚ/

recorder noun [C] (INSTRUMENT)

a ​musicalinstrument consisting of a ​wooden or ​plastictube that you ​blow down while ​coveringholes with ​yourfingers

recorder noun [C] (JUDGE)

UK a ​judge

recorder noun [C] (DEVICE)

(Definition of recorder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"recorder" in American English

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recordernoun [C/U]

 us   /rɪˈkɔr·dər/
a ​musicalinstrument consisting of a ​woodentube with ​holes along ​itslength that are ​covered by the ​fingers to ​vary the ​notes and ​played by ​blowing into one end, or this ​type of ​instrumentgenerally
(Definition of recorder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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