Magnetic tape which is used to make digital sound recordings of very high quality.
- ‘The information in the messenger RNAs can be converted into a form of DNA called complementary DNA or cDNA - kind of like copying a music CD to digital audiotape; same information, just in a different form.’
- ‘I used it to restore the entire directory from DAT (digital audiotape), which took about 20 minutes.’
- ‘Unitary currents were recorded using a RK - 300 patch-clamp amplifier with a 10 - G feedback resistance and stored on digital audiotape.’
- ‘There's a way of thinking about digital videotape in the same way that you would think about digital audiotape, and a lot of contemporary musicians will use distortion as a characteristic of the music they're making.’
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