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record

noun /ˈrekoːd, -kəd, (American) -kərd/
a written report of facts, events etc
rapport écrit
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
disque
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
record
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 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.
flûte à bec
an instrument for recording on to tape.
magnétophone
recording noun something recorded on tape, a record etc
enregistrement
This is a recording of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony.
record player noun an electrical instrument which reproduces the sounds recorded on records.
tourne-disque
in record time very quickly
en un temps record
She won the race in record time.
off the record (of information, statements etc) not intended to be repeated or made public
à titre officieux
The Prime Minister admitted off the record that the country was going through a serious crisis.
on record recorded
attesté
This is the coldest winter on record.
(Definition of record from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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