Webster 1913 Edition
Keeping a record or a register;
as, a; – applied to numerous instruments with an automatic appliance which makes a record of their action;
recordinggauge or telegraph
Webster 1828 Edition
- present participle of record
- 2013 June 7, David Simpson, “Fantasy of navigation”, in The Guardian Weekly, volume 188, number 26, page 36:
- Like most human activities, ballooning has sponsored heroes and hucksters and a good deal in between. For every dedicated scientist patiently recording atmospheric pressure and wind speed while shivering at high altitudes, there is a carnival barker with a bevy of pretty girls willing to dangle from a basket or parachute down to earth.
recording (plural recordings)
- A reproduction of sound and/or video stored in a permanent medium.
- I made a recording of the TV show so that I could watch it later.
reproduction stored in a permanent medium