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Meaning of "record" in Essential English Dictionary

record

noun   /ˈrekɔːd/
B1 the best, biggest, longest, tallest, etc.: He holds the world record in the marathon.
B1 a song or music which has been recorded and which is available for the public to buy: My favourite Beatles’ record is “Love Me Do.”
information that is written on paper or stored on a computer so that it can be used in the future: medical records My teacher keeps a record of my absences.
A person’s or company’s record is the behaviour or achievements of that person or company: They have the best safety record of all the airlines.
(Definition of record noun from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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