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tape recordernoun [C]

uk   /ˈteɪp rɪˌkɔː.dər/ us   /ˈteɪp rɪˌkɔːr.dɚ/
a machine that is used for playing and recording sound onto tape, usually one that is light and small enough to be carried
(Definition of tape recorder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tape recordernoun [C]

us   /ˈteɪp rɪˌkɔr·dər/
a machine that is used for playing and recording sound
(Definition of tape recorder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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