dictating machine

[ dik-tey-ting ]
/ ˈdɪk teɪ tɪŋ /

noun

a machine for recording dictation, as on cassettes or disks, for subsequent transcription.

Nearby words

  1. dicrotism,
  2. dict.,
  3. dicta,
  4. dictaphone,
  5. dictate,
  6. dictation,
  7. dictator,
  8. dictatorial,
  9. dictatorship,
  10. diction

Origin of dictating machine

First recorded in 1935–40

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