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recorder

(in England) a barrister or solicitor of at least ten years' standing appointed to sit as a part-time judge in the Crown Court.

RECORDER. 1. A judicial officer of some cities, possessing generally the powers and authority of a judge. 3 Yeates' R. 300; 4 Dall. Rep. 299; but see 1 Rep. Const. Ct. 45. Anciently, recorder signified to recite or testify on re-collection as occasion might require what had previously passed in court, and this was the duty of the judges, thence called recordeurs. Steph. Plead. note 11. 2. An officer appointed to make record or enrollment of deeds and other legal instruments, authorized by law to be recorded.

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This will show whether this recorder also contains relevant information, in which case the data from both recorders will be combined.
Matsushita estimates that only 7 percent of households in Japan own DVD recorders right now, significantly lower than the penetration rate for VDRs, which is probably more than 80 percent.
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British Sky Broadcasting (NYSE: BSY) today announced that Europe's first integrated Personal Television Recorder - which will combine an enhanced digital satellite set-top decoder with a 40 gigabyte advanced hard-disk recording facility - would go on sale to the general public in the UK in Q1 2001.
The Vortex M6000 enables data recorders to be used in high-speed serial interconnect environments through VXS and XMC I/O ports," Says Tom Bohman, Vice President at VMETRO, Inc.
Investigators recovered the second black-box recorder from Alaska Airlines Flight 261 on Thursday and located the horizontal stabilizer suspected of causing the plane to plunge into the ocean off Port Hueneme, officials said.
The Odetics solid-state space data recorders store information using computer memory chips.
The Company's Digital Recorders division develops and manufactures intelligent transportation products for the transit industry.
According to Odetics, the JERS-1 recorder is an extended- life, higher reliability version of recorders flying on the French SPOT-1 and SPOT-2 programs.
While DVD recorders have come down in price, there is still delineation in the pricing of DVD players and DVD recorders- each represents a different value proposition," says Chris Kissel, In-Stat analyst.
The pilots of ValuJet Flight 592 were some six minutes into a routine flight out of Miami when someone apparently burst through the cockpit door to warn of a fire in the passenger cabin, according to investigators' first analysis of the tape from the jet's battered cockpit voice recorder.