From A for AGF Videoforschung to Z for zapping, the most important technical terms in video research are explained here.

VCR (Video Cassette Recorder)

VCR is an acronym that stands for Video Cassette Recorder, which is a device used for recording and playing back audio and video signals such as television programmes, for example. Programmes can be recorded to and played back from a video cassette at a later time, also on a different TV set.

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