tape transport


noun Recording.


Nearby words

  1. tape player,
  2. tape recorder,
  3. tape recording,
  4. tape slap,
  5. tape streamer,
  6. tape-record,
  7. tapeman,
  8. tapenade,
  9. taper,
  10. taper off

Origin of tape transport

First recorded in 1950–55

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British Dictionary definitions for tape transport

tape transport

noun

the motorized mechanism that moves tape evenly across the recording and playback heads of a tape recorder or cassette player
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