digital recording

a method of sound recording in which an input audio waveform is sampled at regular intervals, usually between 40,000 and 50,000 times per second, and each sample is assigned a numerical value, usually expressed in binary notation.
a record or tape made by this method. Compare analog recording.
Computers. a system of recording information on magnetic tape for processing by a digital computer. Unabridged
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digital recording
a sound recording process that converts audio or analogue signals into a series of pulses that correspond to the voltage level. These can be stored on tape or on any other memory system

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Example sentences
The hall sounds large and reverberant, and the digital recording has a
  vividness that is almost intrusive.
Operate computer with digital recording software, while following the narrator
  using a print copy of the text.
The result has been the installation of digital recording equipment in the
  county courts.
Proceedings in bankruptcy courtrooms are recorded using a digital recording
  system, which may be on at all times.
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