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a. the act or process of making a record, esp of sound on a gramophone record or magnetic tape
b. (as modifier): recording studio
2. the record or tape so produced
(science and technology)
Any process for preserving signals, sounds, data, or other information for future reference or reproduction, such as disk recording, facsimile recording, ink-vapor recording, magnetic tape or wire recording, and photographic recording.
The end product of a recording process, such as the recorded magnetic tape, disk, or record sheet. Also known as record.