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discography

[dih-skog-ruh-fee] /dɪˈskɒg rə fi/
noun, plural discographies.
1.
a selective or complete list of phonograph recordings, typically of one composer, performer, or conductor.
2.
the analysis, history, or classification of phonograph recordings.
3.
the methods of analyzing or classifying phonograph recordings.
Also, diskography.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; < French discographie. See disc, -o-, -graphy
Related forms
discographical
[dis-kuh-graf-i-kuh l] /ˌdɪs kəˈgræf ɪ kəl/ (Show IPA),
discographic, adjective
discographically, adverb
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Examples for discography
  • The validity of discography has not been established based on the peer-reviewed literature.
British Dictionary definitions for discography

discography

/dɪsˈkɒɡrəfɪ/
noun
1.
a classified reference list of gramophone records
2.
another word for discology
Derived Forms
discographer, noun
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Word Origin and History for discography
discography
1933, from disc + -ography.
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discography in Medicine

discography dis·cog·ra·phy (dĭ-skŏg'rə-fē)
n.
Examination of the intervertebral disk space using x-rays after injection of contrast media into the disk.

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