transitive verb-·taped·, -·tap·ing
- A relatively wide magnetic tape used to record visual images and associated sound for subsequent playback or broadcasting.
- A video recording on videotape.
verbvid·e·o·taped, vid·e·o·tap·ing, vid·e·o·tapes
(third-person singular simple present videotapes, present participle videotaping, simple past and past participle videotaped)
- To make a recording of something on videotape.
videotape - Computer Definition
A magnetic tape used for recording full-animation video images. The most widely used videotape format was the 1/2" VHS cassette. VHS made earlier videotape formats obsolete for both entertainment and training, but it too, became obsolete after DVDs became popular. See VHS.