magnetic disk
noun Date: circa 1960 disk 4b

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • magnetic disk — magnetic disc magnetic disc, magnetic disk magnetic disk . A ditical memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored; a {hard disk}, {floppy disk}, and {diskette} are typically magnetic disks …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • magnetic disk — UK US noun [C] IT ► DISK(Cf. ↑disk) …   Financial and business terms

  • magnetic disk — n. DISK (sense 6) …   English World dictionary

  • magnetic disk — magnetinis diskas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. magnetic disk vok. Magnetplatte, f rus. магнитный диск, m pranc. disque magnétique, m …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • magnetic disk — magnetinis diskas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. magnetic disk vok. Magnetplatte, f; Magnetscheibe, f rus. магнитный диск, m pranc. disque magnétique, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • magnetic disk — disk that stores information by magnetic methods …   English contemporary dictionary

  • magnetic disk — noun (computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored • Syn: ↑magnetic disc, ↑disk, ↑disc • Derivationally related forms: ↑diskette (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • magnetic disk — Computers. 1. Also called disk, hard disk. a rigid disk coated with magnetic material, on which data and programs can be stored. 2. See floppy disk. * * * …   Universalium

  • magnetic disk — mag.netic disk n a ↑disk containing ↑magnetic tape that stores information to be used by a computer …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • magnetic disk — magnet′ic disk′ n. 1) cmp hard disk 2) cmp floppy disk …   From formal English to slang

  • magnetic disk — /mægˌnɛtɪk ˈdɪsk/ (say mag.netik disk) noun → disk …   Australian English dictionary

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