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addaword.gifdefinition of DVR

noun
digital video recorder: a piece of equipment which is connected to the television and is used for recording programmes
"What's on your DVR?" "Breaking Bad."
Submitted from United States on 24/10/2013 10:04:00
Definition of DVR from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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