- The definition of a discography is a collection or list of musical recordings by a performer or composer.
All of the albums made by The Beatles, or a catalog of all of those albums, is an example of discography.
discography definition by Webster's New World
noun pl. discographies
- the systematic cataloging of phonograph records
- a list of the recordings of a particular performer, composer, composition, etc.
Origin: disco- plush (biblio)graphy
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- discographer noun
discography definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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noun pl. dis·cog·ra·phies
- The study and cataloging of phonograph records.
- A comprehensive list of the recordings made by a particular performer or of a particular composer's works.
- dis·cogˈra·pher noun
- disˌco·graphˈi·cal , disˌco·graphˈic adjective
discography - Medical Definition
Examination of the intervertebral disk space using x-rays after injection of contrast media into the disk.