to record (programs, etc.) on videotape.
- vid·e·o·tap·er, noun
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How to use videotape in a sentence
Among the other potential pieces of evidence that have never emerged from the government’s investigation are closed-circuit videotapes showing Hazmi and Mihdhar’s arrival at Los Angeles International Airport.
They seized computers, files and videotapes and took Meziche in for questioning.In the shadow of the towers: Five lives and a world transformed | Joby Warrick, Souad Mekhennet | September 2, 2021 | Washington Post
A couple of years later, he received a videotape in the mail that seemed to depict Kelly abusing an underage girl.An R. Kelly accuser says he controlled her CBS News interview. Here’s what else to know about his trial. | Sonia Rao | August 25, 2021 | Washington Post
This is Mike Fanone’s story, recounted over weeks of searching conversations and corroborated by witnesses, public records and videotape.
He sends the analysis back to the manufacturers, which can also opt for a videotape of the bears’ rigorous testing process.These Bears Have a Job, and It's Destroying Coolers | Emma Walker | October 9, 2020 | Outside Online
I think the first obvious thing we can do is videotape every police interaction—body cams, in-car cameras—you name it.
The videotape added nothing new to our knowledge, but it added mightily to our emotional knowledge.
I made Sex, Lies, and videotape, then I made five movies in a row that nobody saw.
August 18 is the 25th anniversary of Sex, Lies, and videotape.
Could a movie—the equivalent of Sex, Lies, and videotape—come along now and effect the same sort of change?
The reports also commented on the replacement of the traditional letter by videotape as the preferred method of communication.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin
British Dictionary definitions for video tape
magnetic tape used mainly for recording the vision and sound signals of a television programme or film for subsequent transmission
to record (a programme, film, etc) on video tape
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