• Filling in irregularities in a plaster wall before applying the final coat.
  • Roughing in a plaster cornice before forming it with the final coat.


  • For a given audio and/or video recording, the adding or replacing of sounds, or of one or more sound tracks. For example, in a movie, the adding of sound effects or the replacement of dialogue with that of another language.
  • The transfer of all or part of one recording to another.
  • The mixing of two or more sound sources into a single recording.
  • The recording on one device what it being reproduced through another.

Media Studies

  • noun the work of adding extra sound to film, such as music and sound effects