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Definition of Vcr

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device used to record and play films on cassette tapes
Vcr Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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vcr
n : a magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) tv programs [syn: videocassette recorder, vcr]



ENGLISH IDIOMS 2.EDITION
Video Cassette Recorder We bought a new VCR after our old one began to have problems.
Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
Video Cassete Recorder: Fístaifeadán
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. a magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs
(synonym) videocassette recorder
(hypernym) tape recorder, tape machine
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NATO Acronyms
Video Cassette Recorder
Vcr Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Video Cassette Recorder
ETSI and 3GPP
Video Cassette Recorder
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Video Cassette Recorder
Vcr Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
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ATI Video Recorder File (may require ATI video card to play)
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Video Cassette Recorder
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Video Cassette Recorder
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A videotape player designed to connect to television sets or computer video capture boards. Videotapes are recorded in video format (e.g., NTSC or PAL) in half, three quarter, or one inch formats. The most common tape is the half-inch VHS tape, but for professional video materials and videodisc mastering one-inch tape is preferred. (See also VHS, Video, and Videodisc)
Multimedia Glossary
video cassette recorder, is a videotape recording and playback machine that comes in several formats for commercial and home use
Television and Video Glossary
Don't confuse these three terms. VCR refers to any video cassette recorder, including 8mm or Beta. VHS stands for Video Home System, first introduced by the Japanese Victor Co (JVC). VHS  refers to videocassettes with specific physical dimensions, tape dimensions, and recording format, and the recording equipment that uses such cassettes. A VHS cassette can contain programs in any of the formats NTSC, PAL, or SECAM, and purchasers of videos in gift shops  should be aware of this. VHF (very high frequency) refers to a portion of the frequency spectrum, approx. 50 to 200 megahertz, used for broadcasting and includes TV channels 2-13.
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English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
VCR Plus+, G-Code, VideoPlus+ and ShowView are different names for the same scheduling system for programming video recorders. These names are all registered trademarks of Macrovision, whose corporate predecessor, Gemstar, developed these algorithms for use in integrated endecs.

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The videocassette recorder, VCR, or video recorder is an electromechanical device that records analog audio and analog video from broadcast television or other source on a removable, magnetic tape videocassette, and can play back the recording. Use of a VCR to record a  television program to play back at a more convenient time is commonly referred to as timeshifting. VCRs can also play back prerecorded tapes. In the 1980s and 1990s, until the VCR was superseded by the DVD player and PVR, prerecorded videotapes were widely available for purchase and rental, and blank tapes were sold to make recordings.

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Vcr Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
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The signer fingerspells "V-C-R"