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videotape recorder

noun, Television.
1.
a device for recording television programs on magnetic tape for delayed transmission or for storage.
Also called VTR.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • The control unit and the videotape recorder are installed in the trunk.
  • videotape recorder playback was without the need to apply error concealment.
  • The images were recorded concurrently with a videotape recorder.

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