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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Machine in which rotating records cause a stylus to vibrate and the vibrations are amplified acoustically or electronically.

Usage examples (40)
  • I had, out of my sixty teachers, a scant half dozen who couldn't have been supplanted by phonographs.
  • And what they call the phonograph with a great big morning glory horn, and all of that.
  • This design for a paper phonograph is elegant and sweet:
  • As compared with the field of the telephone, that of the phonograph is limitless. for more
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