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Phonograph

Phonograph

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noun


(1)   Machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically
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Etymology


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Noun



  1. Literally, a device that captures sound waves onto an engraved archive; a lathe.
  2. A device that records or plays sound from cylinder records.
  3. A turntable, especially an early, archaic record player.