audiotape

[aw-dee-oh-teyp]

noun

magnetic tape for recording sound (distinguished from videotape).

Origin of audiotape

First recorded in 1960–65; audio- + tape
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Related Words for audiotape

videotape, register, video, tape-record

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Word Origin and History for audiotape
n.

1957, from audio- + tape (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper