tape recording


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tape recording a recording made on magnetic tape "the several recordings were combined on a master tape"
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In literature:

Some recorders carry videocams or tape recorders; however, it's more common for the recorder to simply take written notes.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
She was accessorized with a recording machine beside her and a backup tape recorder on the table.
"Wild Justice" by Ruth M. Sprague
A tape recorder is rather important, I think.
"Corpus of a Siam Mosquito" by Steven Sills
Unobtrusively, he turned on his tape recorder.
"Bad Medicine" by Robert Sheckley
At the end of their ordeal their statements were read back to them from the recording tape and they thumb signed them.
"Plague Ship" by Andre Norton
There were libraries with mile upon mile of tape recordings as well as films.
"The Time Traders" by Andre Norton
The tape recorder stuck to the bottom of the Taber conference coffeepot had cost Senator Crane a hundred dollars.
"Ten From Infinity" by Paul W. Fairman
As the end of the tape was reached and the awful record ended, a shadow passed over Orlon's face.
"Skylark Three" by Edward Elmer Smith
Then the general motioned to the clerk seated in the corner by a tape recorder.
"Warning from the Stars" by Ron Cocking
I have produced three different hypnotic records and a 30-minute hypnotic tape containing the three records which are sold commercially.
"A Practical Guide to Self-Hypnosis" by Melvin Powers

In news:

As the religion professor delivers a lecture to his students at the Chicago Theological Seminary, a school official sits nearby with a tape recorder, a kind of word cop, in case the professor says anything sexually offensive.
He sees a notebook and a tape recorder and winces.
L ast week, Harlem-bred ASAP Rocky, 23, who recently signed a record deal with the Sony-RCA subsidiary Polo Grounds worth a reported $3 million, released his mix tape LiveLoveASAP.
Prosecutors called former governor Rod Blagojevich's ex-aide to the stand Tuesday as they played secretly-recorded FBI tapes.
Enlarge The Times-Picayune Publicity photo from RCA Records and Tapes, about 1977.
LeAnn Rimes is suing California teacher, Kimberly Smiley, for invasion of privacy after she allegedly tape recorded a telephone conversation with the country singer, RadarOnline.com is reporting.
NASA said it had completed a long-distance repair of the tape recorder on Galileo, letting the spacecraft transmit to Earth the last scientific data of its seven-year mission at Jupiter.
Michael ("I'm recording you") Lohan has released yet another tape of his wife, Dina, panicking over the state of daughter Lindsay.
403 edinburgh Program Length: 26 Minutes 46 Seconds Educational Recording Rights: One-year rights for teachers to tape.
On that day, a deputy sheriff came to my residence asking me why the village tape recorder was ever in my possession.
Dave reaches for the pause button on the tape recorder.
160 the muddled -up fairytales Program Length: 28 Minutes 15 Seconds Educational Recording Rights: One-year rights for teachers to tape.
And then I would read them into a tape recorder.
Over the Christmas weekend, our college-age daughter got out a vintage VHS tape we had recorded in her childhood of "I Love Lucy" episodes on Nick at Nite.
City police seek personal records of man in taping lawsuit.

In science:

The signals were then one-bit digitized every 0.25 ms and recorded on magnetic tape for processing and analysis.
Radio Pulsars in the Magellanic Clouds
The start time of each observation was recorded and was synchronized with an observatory time standard, and data were usually recorded on magnetic tape.
Radio Pulsars in the Magellanic Clouds
Therefore only a fraction of the 2.1×108 triggers recorded on tape were useful. A filtering program (not to be confused with Kalman filtering) was developed to extract the useful triggers.
A Search for Gamma-Ray Bursts and Pulsars, and the Application of Kalman Filters to Gamma-Ray Reconstruction
The bits are distributed along the space axis on the recording tape of the information processing device.
Dynamical randomness, information, and Landauer's principle
The eraser is located somewhere along the recording tape and transforms each bit into a zero in this illustrative example.
Dynamical randomness, information, and Landauer's principle