videotape

[vid-ee-oh-teyp]
noun
1.
magnetic tape on which the electronic impulses produced by the video and audio portions of a television program, motion picture, etc., are recorded (distinguished from audiotape ).
verb (used with object), videotaped, videotaping.
2.
to record (programs, etc.) on videotape.

Origin:
video + tape

videotaper, noun
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videotape

noun
1. a video recording made on magnetic tape 
2. a relatively wide magnetic tape for use in recording visual images and associated sound 

verb
1. record on videotape 
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Example sentences for videotaped
Their episode featured a videotaped close encounter, but filmed from a great distance.
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