phonograph record

noun
sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑phonograph recording, ↑record, ↑disk, ↑disc, ↑platter
Derivationally related forms: ↑record (for: ↑record)
Hypernyms: ↑sound recording, ↑audio recording, ↑audio
Hyponyms: ↑LP, ↑L-P, ↑seventy-eight, ↑78
Part Meronyms: ↑acetate disk, ↑phonograph recording disk

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