stereo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “stereo” in the English Dictionary

"stereo" in British English

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uk   /ˈster.i.əʊ/  us   /-oʊ/
[U] a way of ​recording or ​playingsound so that it is ​separated into two ​signals and ​produces more ​naturalsound: The ​concert will be ​broadcast in stereo. [C] a ​piece of ​electricalequipment for ​playingmusic, ​listening to the ​radio, etc. that ​sounds very ​natural because the ​sounds come out of two speakers (= ​parts for ​playingsound)
adjective uk   us   (formal stereophonic )
a stereo ​system
(Definition of stereo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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stereonoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈster·iˌoʊ/ (plural stereos)
a ​device that ​playsrecordedsound through two or more speakers , or ​soundproduced in this way: [C] Music was ​blaring from her ​car stereo.
(Definition of stereo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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