Definition of phonographer in English:

phonographer

noun

  • 1A person who spells phonetically; specifically a person who uses phonetic shorthand; a stenographer. Now chiefly historical.

  • 2A person who records and reproduces sound using a phonograph or similar recording device.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From phono- + -grapher, after phonography.

Pronunciation

phonographer

/fəˈnɒɡrəfə/