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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs;
[syn: videocassette recorder, VCR]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

VCR \VCR\ (v[=e]"s[=e]*[aum]r`), n. a videocasette recorder. [acronym] [PJC]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

videocasette recorder \videocasette recorder\ n. an electronic device which can record electronic signals, as from a television program, on magnetic tape contained in a videocassette, and can also play back the recording. It is used, for example, to record television programs broadcast at some particular time, which can then be viewed at any subsequent time by attaching the videocasette recorder to a television receiver and playing the signals throught the television receiver. Also called VCR. [PJC]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

electronic device \electronic device\ n. a device depending on the principles of electronics and using the manipulation of electron flow for its operation. [PJC] Note: Numerous electronic devices are in daily use, among them the television, radio, computer, robot, transmitter, receiver, VCR, CD player, etc. [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

VCR n 1: a magnetic tape recorder for recording (and playing back) TV programs [syn: videocassette recorder, VCR]
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

VCR Video Cassette Recorder