Pronunciation: (al'bum),[key] —n. 1. a bound or loose-leaf book consisting of blank pages, pockets, envelopes, etc., for storing or displaying photographs, stamps, or the like, or for collecting autographs.
2. a phonograph record or set of records containing several musical selections, a complete play, opera, etc.: Her album of folk songs will be out next month. 3. the package or container for such a record or records: The album has a pocket for each record. 4. a printed book containing an anthology of writings, reproductions of photographs or artwork, musical compositions, etc.