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gramophone n : an antique record player; the sound of the vibrating needle is amplified acoustically [syn: acoustic gramophone]

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Noun

  1. A historic wind-up record player that acoustically reproduces sound from a disk rather than a cylinder record.

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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