a thing constituting a piece of evidence about the past, especially an account of an act or occurrence kept in writing or some other permanent form.
identification was made through dental records
(especially in sports) the best performance or most remarkable event of its kind that has been officially measured and noted.
he held the world record for over a decade
a thin plastic disk carrying recorded sound, especially music, in grooves on each surface, for reproduction by a record player.
Consider the difference between distributing CDs and distributing cassette tapes or vinyl records .