General English



  • To copy or transfer data from one medium or another, performing the necessary conversions, such as those involving formatting, to the new medium.
  • To record for future use. Usually utilized in the context of programming that is recorded for later broadcasting.

Information & Library Science

  • verb to produce a written version of spoken words
  • verb to write a written text in the alphabet of another language

Media Studies

  • verb to record something so that it can be broadcast at a later time