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videotapenoun

uk   /ˈvɪd.i.əʊ.teɪp/  us   /ˈvɪd.i.oʊ.teɪp/
[U] special magnetic tape used for recording moving pictures and sounds: They had captured the whole thing on videotape.

videotapeverb [T]

uk   /ˈvɪd.i.əʊ.teɪp/  us   /ˈvɪd.i.oʊ.teɪp/
(Definition of videotape from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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videotapenoun [C]

 us   /ˈvɪd·i·oʊˌteɪp/ (short form video, short form tape)
a long, narrow, magnetic strip inside a rectangular plastic container which records sounds and moving images that can be heard and seen on a television, or a recording of images and sounds: I bought the videotape of "Jurassic Park" for the kids. He watches videotapes of his performances so he can see what needs work.
videotape
verb [T]  us   /ˈvɪd·i·oʊˌteɪp/ (short form tape)
Why don’t you videotape the ballgame so you can watch it later?
(Definition of videotape from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “videotape”
in Chinese (Simplified) 盒(卡)式录像带…
in Turkish video teybi…
in Russian видеопленка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 盒(卡)式錄影帶…
in Polish kaseta wideo, wideokaseta…
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