record changer
Changer Chan"ger, n. 1. One who changes or alters the form of anything. [1913 Webster]

2. One who deals in or changes money. --John ii. 14. [1913 Webster]

3. One apt to change; an inconstant person. [1913 Webster]

4. an electronic device which changes one replaceable medium for another, such as a {record changer}, which can store several records and move each one automatically to the playing table; or a {CD changer}, whch can store multiple compact disks and move each one to the reading slot, in a sequence determined by the user. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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