Definition Rpm

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Definition

RPM (revolutions per minute): the number of times that a turntable or record player rotates a vinyl record every minute
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Examples

  • "a 7-inch disc plays at the speed of 45 rpm (revolutions per minute);"
  • "a 7-inch disc plays at the speed of 45 rpm (revolutions per minute);"
  • "Answers: an LP is a long playing record (size 12 inches, played at 33⅓ rpm);"

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