Victrola
trademark — used for a phonograph

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Victrola — 1905, trademark of a phonograph, from Victor Talking Machine Co. Coined because it had a sound suggestive of music, with ending from PIANOLA (Cf. pianola) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Victrola — Titelblatt des Race Records Katalogs von 1929 Victor Talking Machine Company – auch bekannt als Victor Records – war ein US amerikanisches Plattenlabel, das von 1901 bis 1929 aktiv war. Victor war lange Zeit der führende Hersteller von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Victrola — /vik troh leuh/ Trademark. a brand of phonograph. * * * …   Universalium

  • victrola — noun Any upright or console model phonograph from the early 1900s, usually with a wooden cabinet body and an interior horn for the projection of sound, that plays using a steel needle …   Wiktionary

  • Victrola — noun A brand name model of produced by the in the 1920s …   Wiktionary

  • victrola — pop. Gramófono a veces portátil con estuche tipo valija …   Diccionario Lunfardo

  • victrola — ► femenino América Fonógrafo de motor eléctrico, tocadiscos …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Victrola — Synonyms and related words: Gramophone, PA, PA system, audio sound system, audiophile, binaural system, bitch box, bullhorn, cartridge, ceramic pickup, changer, crystal pickup, derived four channel system, discrete four channel system, four… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Victrola — Vic·tro·la …   English syllables

  • Victrola — noun a brand of gramophone (Freq. 1) • Usage Domain: ↑trademark • Hypernyms: ↑gramophone, ↑acoustic gramophone …   Useful english dictionary

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