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  • s  (used of records) playing at a slower speed and for a longer time than earlier records

  • The advent of the long-playing record allowed millions of people to enjoy the middlebrow shtick of Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner, and videocassette recorders brought the raunchy .
  • But to the surprise and delight of music executives, increasing numbers of the iPod generation are also purchasing turntables (or dusting off Dad's), buying long-playing vinyl .
  • Just in time for Christmas, the Tunisian state publishing monopoly has announced that it is putting President Habib Bourguiba's choicest speeches on no fewer than 485 long-playing.
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  • Cowboys Bust Some Narratives In Beating Vikings
    The narratives are so often repeated now that they go beyond “cliché.’’ They’ve created grooves so deep in the Dallas Cowboys’ long-playing record that the needle stabs through the wax.
    Nov. 4, 2013 - CBS Dallas - Fort Worth

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