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extended play

noun
1.
a phonograph record of 45 r.p.m. that plays a longer time than the standard 45 r.p.m. record.
Abbreviation: EP.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
Related forms
extended-play, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for extended-play

extended-play

adjective
1.
denoting an EP record
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Contemporary definitions for extended-play
adjective

pertaining to a recording that is longer than a standard single recording

adjective

pertaining to an audiotape or videotape that is longer than standard

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