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dictating machine

[dik-tey-ting] /ˈdɪk teɪ tɪŋ/
noun
1.
a machine for recording dictation, as on cassettes or disks, for subsequent transcription.
Origin of dictating machine
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40
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