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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A flat circular plate; (computer science) a memory device covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored.

Usage examples (37)
  • Hinged to the center of the disk is a small needle.
  • And to the right of the disk is a piece of string tied on as a leader.
  • In effect the Rosetta disk is a nickel cast of a micro-etch silicon mold.
  • But that disk is coded so it only works in European for more
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