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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A long, narrow channel used on a long-playing record (vinyl).

Usage examples (4)
  • Just don't load it too much or it pushes through the microgroove on an older barrel.
  • Today in 1948, the first successful long-playing microgroove phonograph records were introduced to the public at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City.
  • (stock / receiver) and 16.5 inches (microgroove barrel) for transport in a blue padded, floatable made-in-America Allen case that itself measures 24.5 inches.
  • It is true that, last time around, the new and compatible microgroove records established themselves very quickly; but there was not, then, a record player in almost... for more
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