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A machine which puts items of information into a particular order, for example, it will determine whether A is greater than, equal to, or less than B, and sort or order accordingly. Also known as sorter.
A mechanical or electronic device that may be set to initiate a series of events and to make the events follow in a given sequence.
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Any system for recording and/or playback of music via a programmable memory which stores music not as audio data, but as some representation of notes. The most common modern usage of "sequencer" is to refer to systems (whether in software, or as a feature of devices like synthesizers or drum machines) that deal with MIDI data.
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MIDI sequencerA hardware device or software application that is used to compose, edit and play MIDI sound sequences. Media player applications can play MIDI sound files, but creating and modifying MIDI files requires a sequencer. See MIDI sound module and MIDI.
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