playback definition

  • noun:
    • The act or procedure of replaying a newly made audio or video recording, on monitor quality.
    • A Way of or an apparatus for reproducing sound recordings: "switches on the playback of a telephone-answering deviceā€ ( Vanity Fair).
    • The replaying of formerly taped sound or moving images.
    • electronic equipment comprising the element of a tape recorder that reproduces the taped material
    • the work of reproducing recorded sound

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