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rerecording

[ree-ri-kawr-ding] /ˌri rɪˈkɔr dɪŋ/
noun, Movies.
1.
the preparation of the final sound track of a film or video production, including the mixing of sound effects and dialogue, the recording of additional dialogue, and the addition of music.
Origin of rerecording
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30; re-record + -ing1

re-record

[ree-ri-kawrd] /ˌri rɪˈkɔrd/
verb (used with object)
1.
to record (something) another time.
2.
to transfer (a recording) from one process to another, as from shellac to long-playing record.
Origin
First recorded in 1925-30
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British Dictionary definitions for rerecording

re-record

verb (transitive)
1.
to make a recording of (something recorded before) again: they had to re-record it in the studio
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Word Origin and History for rerecording

re-record

v.

1930, from re- + record (v.). Related: Re-recorded; re-recording.

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