noun (plural -phies) Etymology: French discographie, from disc- + -graphie -graphy Date: 1933 1. a descriptive list of recordings by category, composer, performer, or date of release 2. the history of recorded music • discographical also discographic adjectivediscographically adverb

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  • discography — 1933; see DISC (Cf. disc) + GRAPHY (Cf. graphy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • discography — [dis käg′rə fē] n. pl. discographies [ DISCO + (BIBLIO)GRAPHY] 1. the systematic cataloging of phonograph records 2. a list of the recordings of a particular performer, composer, composition, etc. discographer n …   English World dictionary

  • Discography — For other uses, see Discography (disambiguation). Discography is the study and listing of the details concerning sound recordings, often by specified artists or within identified musical genres. The exact information included varies depending on… …   Wikipedia

  • discography — UK [dɪˈskɒɡrəfɪ] / US [dɪˈskɑɡrəfɪ] noun [countable] Word forms discography : singular discography plural discographies music a list of all the records made by a particular singer, musician, or group …   English dictionary

  • discography — [[t]dɪskɒ̱grəfi[/t]] discographies N COUNT A discography is a list of all the recordings made by a particular artist or group. [mainly JOURNALISM] …   English dictionary

  • discography — discographical /dis keuh graf i keuhl/, discographic, adj. discographically, adv. /di skog reuh fee/, n., pl. discographies. 1. a selective or complete list of phonograph recordings, typically of one composer, performer, or conductor. 2. the… …   Universalium

  • discography — noun /ˌdɪsˈkɒɡrəfi,ˌdɪsˈkɑɡrəfi/ a) Complete collection of the releases of a musical act. b) List of all of the releases of a certain musical act, usually with release dates, and often with other information about the releases. See Also:… …   Wiktionary

  • discography — dis·cog·ra·phy (dis kogґrə fe) diskography …   Medical dictionary

  • discography — dis|cog|ra|phy [ dı skagrəfi ] noun count a list of all the records made by a particular singer, musician, or group …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • discography — dis·cog·ra·phy || dɪs kÉ’grÉ™fɪ n. list of cassettes, catalog of recordings …   English contemporary dictionary

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