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cassette

Syllabification: cas·sette
Pronunciation: /kəˈset
 
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Definition of cassette in English:

noun

A sealed plastic unit containing a length of audiotape, videotape, film, etc. wound on a pair of spools, for insertion into a recorder or playback device.
Example sentences
  • This method works for any magnetic media like cassette or video tapes too.
  • Its mostly cameras, a tape recorder, cassettes, and notebooks.
  • Members can also borrow music cassettes, spoken word cassettes, videos, maps and computer software.
Synonyms
tape, audiocassette, videocassette, video, cartridge
dated eight-track

Origin

late 18th century: from French, diminutive of casse (see case2).

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