Definition of tape deck in English:

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tape deck

Pronunciation: /ˈtāp ˌdek/


A piece of equipment for playing audiotapes, especially as part of a stereo system.
Example sentences
  • We had a state-of-the-art tape deck with stereo speakers built into the living and dining rooms.
  • I requested a tape deck as I have lots of talking-book audiotapes that I play on long journeys.
  • I slipped the tape into the tape deck, shut it and pressed play.

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Syllabification: tape deck

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