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A format for storing uncompressed audio files.
- ‘Using the drive to record and convert several old vinyl albums into .wav files proved quite simple.’
- ‘Having music along with your video can also be accomplished with a MP3 Converter that will allow you to convert your MP3 music into a wav file or the format which you need for your video.’
- ‘What if I told it put the temporary wav files on the external drive?’
- ‘I don't think the embedded MIDI and wav files will win over too many government officials.’
- ‘But then I tried making mp3s from the wav files, and THEN burning them to disc as audio, and this cut out a huge amount of the distortion.’
1990s: shortened from waveform audio format.
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