videotape


videotape
videotape vid‧e‧o‧tape [ˈvɪdiəʊteɪp ǁ -dioʊ-] noun [countable, uncountable]
a long thin band of Magnetic material used to record pictures and sound
— videotape verb [transitive] :

• FBI agents videotaped lawmakers taking cash from lobbyists.

• The President can give a videotaped deposition or a written reply to the court's questions.

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video tape UK US noun [C or U] COMMUNICATIONS
a long thin strip of magnetic material on which images and sounds can be recorded, now mainly replaced by other types of electronic recording
videotape verb [T]
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The interviews were videotaped.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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