- to record (something) another time.
- to transfer (a recording) from one process to another, as from shellac to long-playing record.
Origin of re-record
First recorded in 1925–30
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Examples from the Web for re-recording
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October 24, 2013
- a new or different version of a piece of music recorded previouslya re-recording of the song
- to make a recording of (something recorded before) againthey had to re-record it in the studio
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Word Origin and History for re-recording
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