As a noun phonograph
is literally, a device that captures sound waves onto an engraved archive; a lathe.
As a verb phonograph
is (dated) to record for playback by phonograph.
As a proper noun autophone is
a brand of coin-operated automatic phonographs with headphones, patented in 1930s.
Literally, a device that captures sound waves onto an engraved archive; a lathe.
(British, historical) A device that records or plays sound from cylinder records.
(North America) A turntable, especially an early, archaic record player.
(dated) A character or symbol used to represent a sound, especially one used in phonography.
* (cylinder player) talking phonograph
* (turntable) gramophone (British), record player
* phonograph record
(dated) To record for playback by phonograph.
(dated) To transcribe into phonographic symbols.