recorder /rɪˈkoɚdɚ/ noun
plural recorders
plural recorders
Learner's definition of RECORDER
: a device that records sounds or images or both so that they can be heard or seen again see also cockpit voice recorder, flight recorder, tape recorder
: a musical instrument that is shaped like a tube with holes and that is played by blowing into the top of the tube see picture at woodwind
: a judge in some courts of law
: a person whose job is to record official information