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Noun: record re-kord or re-ku(r)d
- (photography) anything (such as a document or a phonograph record or a photograph) providing permanent evidence of or information about past events
"the film provided a valuable record of stage techniques"
- Sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
- phonograph record, phonograph recording, disk [N. Amer], disc, platter
- The number of wins versus losses and ties a team has had
"at 9-0 they have the best record in their league"
- The sum of recognized accomplishments
"the lawyer has a good record"; "the track record shows that he will be a good president";
- track record
- A compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone
"Al Smith used to say, 'Let's look at the record'"; "his name is in all the record books"; "Al Smith used to say, 'Let's look at the record book'";
- record book, book
- An extreme attainment; the best (or worst) performance ever attested (as in a sport)
"he tied the Olympic record"; "coffee production last year broke all previous records"; "Chicago set the homicide record"
- (law) a document that can serve as legal evidence of a transaction
"they could find no record of the purchase"
- A list of crimes for which an accused person has been previously convicted
"he ruled that the criminal record of the defendant could not be disclosed to the court"; "the prostitute had a record a mile long";
- criminal record
- (recording) make a record of; set down in permanent form
- enter, put down
- Register electronically
"They recorded her singing";
- Indicate a certain reading; of gauges and instruments
- read, register, show
- Be aware of
"Did you record any change when I pressed the button?";
- Be or provide a memorial to a person or an event
"This sculpture records the victims of the concentration camps";
- commemorate, memorialize, memorialise [Brit], immortalize, immortalise [Brit]
Anagrams created from the word record