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record

noun /ˈrekoːd, -kəd, (American) -kərd/
a written report of facts, events etc
constancia (escrita); archivos; registro
historical records I wish to keep a record of everything that is said at this meeting.
a round flat piece of (usually black) plastic on which music etc is recorded a record of Beethoven’s Sixth Symphony. (in races, games, or almost any activity) the best performance so far; something which has never yet been beaten
récord, marca, plusmarca
He holds the record for the 1,000 metres The record for the high jump was broken/beaten this afternoon He claimed to have eaten fifty sausages in a minute and asked if this was a record (also adjective) a record score.
the collected facts from the past of a person, institution etc
historial; (policial) antecedentes
This school has a very poor record of success in exams He has a criminal record.
recorder noun a type of musical wind instrument, made of wood, plastic etc.
flauta
an instrument for recording on to tape.
grabadora, magnetófono
recording noun something recorded on tape, a record etc
grabación
This is a recording of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony.
record-breaking adjective used for describing someone or something that is the best, highest, biggest that has ever existed or been done before
Que Bate Récords
record-breaking levels of air pollution.
record label noun a company that sells records
Sello Discográfico
He runs a record label that specializes in world music.
record player noun an electrical instrument which reproduces the sounds recorded on records.
tocadiscos
in record time very quickly
en un tiempo récord
She won the race in record time.
off the record (of information, statements etc) not intended to be repeated or made public
confidencialmente
The Prime Minister admitted off the record that the country was going through a serious crisis.
on record recorded
registrado, de que se tiene constancia
This is the coldest winter on record.
(Definition of record from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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