Vinyl

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Definition

(to play) a vinyl record, a vinyl album: (to play) an album of music which is recorded on a large black disc (mostly used before the 1980s, but still in existence today)
noun

vinyl: a kind of hard plastic
noun

Examples

  • "Vinyl by Gloria Gramophone"
  • "Brian : Your lab records not your vinyl records."
  • "It's not just senior citizens who dig the sound of analog audio recordings, recent increases in vinyl record sales suggest that younger listeners are discovering turntables and the clarity of sound that they offer."
  • "Digital downloads and CDs aren't killing off the traditional vinyl album, and it seems that the Internet is actually safeguarding its future."
  • "You've probably never touched a vinyl record or even heard one played."
  • "Online record shops are more and more numerous, and auction websites that sell second-hand vinyl records are booming."
  • "Vinyl records are for old people, right?"
  • "But that, my friend, may soon change: Vinyl is back in."

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