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Meaning of “turntable” in the English Dictionary

"turntable" in British English

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turntablenoun [C]

uk   /ˈtɜːnˌteɪ.bl̩/  us   /ˈtɝːn-/
a ​circularsurface on a ​recordplayer on which the ​record is ​played a ​circularsurface on which a ​railwayengine is ​turned around
(Definition of turntable from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"turntable" in American English

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turntablenoun [C]

 us   /ˈtɜrnˌtei·bəl/
a ​piece of ​equipment with a ​flat, round ​surface that ​turns a ​record around while it is being ​played; a ​recordplayer
(Definition of turntable from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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