audio CD player



  • Abbreviation of audio compact disc player. A device which can read the information stored on an audio CD. To recover the recorded content, a laser is focused on the metallic surface of the disc, and the reflected light is modulated by the code on said disc. computer DVD and CD-ROM players can also serve as CD players when an audio CD is placed in the drive. Also called music CD player.
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