Definition of Recording

1. Noun. A signal that encodes something (e.g., picture or sound) that has been recorded.

Specialized synonyms: Bologram, Bolograph, Chromatogram, Oscillogram, Spirogram
Generic synonyms: Sign, Signal, Signaling



2. Noun. The act of making a record (especially an audio record). "She watched the recording from a sound-proof booth"
Exact synonyms: Transcription
Generic synonyms: Creating From Raw Materials
Specialized synonyms: Lip Sync, Lip Synch, Lip Synchronisation, Lip Synchronization, Mastering
Examples of category: Tape Record, Prerecord, Accession, Delete, Erase, Enter, Put Down, Record
Derivative terms: Record

3. Noun. A storage device on which information (sounds or images) have been recorded.

Definition of Recording

1. a. Keeping a record or a register; as, a recording secretary; -- applied to numerous instruments with an automatic appliance which makes a record of their action; as, a recording gauge or telegraph.

Definition of Recording

1. Verb. (present participle of record) ¹

2. Noun. A reproduction of sound and/or video, stored in a permanent medium. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Recording

1. cording [n -S] - See also: cording

Medical Definition of Recording

1. Keeping a record or a register; as, a recording secretary; applied to numerous instruments with an automatic appliance which makes a record of their action; as, a recording gauge or telegraph. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Recording

record of decision
record player
record players
record rim
record sleeve
recordable
recordance
recordation
recordations
recorded
recorder
recorder player
recorders
recordership
recorderships
recording (current term)
recording artist
recording equipment
recording label
recording machine
recording studio
recording system
recordings
recordist
recordists
recordkeeper
recordkeepers
recordkeeping
recordlike
records

Literary usage of Recording

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"recording a deed does not constitute a delivery of it; ... Here recording does not operate as a delivery. Hawkes v. ..."

2. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1920)
"Under Act June 21, 1906, making a new- recording district 29 in Indian Territory out of portion of old district 20, and in view of Act Feb. ..."

3. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1915)
"UP to the present time our methods of recording bird songs have been ... Musical notation, as a method of recording bird songs, has been subject to a great ..."

4. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1914)
"The absence of methods of graphic recording suitable for clinical use is due mainly to the delicacy and to the complicated nature of much of the recording ..."

5. The Measurement of High Temperatures by George Kimball Burgess, Henri Le Chatelier (1912)
"The following pyrometers have been made recording: The constant-volume gas ... The optical pyrometer of the Morse type could be made semi- recording, ..."

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