videodisc
or videodisk noun Date: 1967 1. a disc similar in appearance and use to a phonograph record on which programs have been recorded for playback on a television set; also optical disk 2. a recording (as of a movie) on a videodisc

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  • videodisc — ► NOUN ▪ a CD ROM or other disc used to store visual images …   English terms dictionary

  • videodisc — [vid′ē ō disk΄] n. a disc on which images and sounds, as of a film, can be recorded for reproduction by a player connected to a TV receiver: also videodisk, video disc, video disk …   English World dictionary

  • videodisc — vid•e•o•disc [[t]ˈvɪd i oʊˌdɪsk[/t]] n. rtv an optical disc on which a motion picture or television program is recorded for playback on a television set Also called laser videodisc Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • videodisc — noun An optical disc used to record video images on special equipment See Also: DVD, Laserdisc …   Wiktionary

  • videodisc — vid|e|o|disc also videodisk AmE [ˈvıdiəuˌdısk US diou ] n a round flat piece of plastic that you use to record and show films or programmes in the same way as a video →↑DVD …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • videodisc — n. disc on which images and sounds are stored to be read by a laser, optical disk …   English contemporary dictionary

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