Definition of disk drive in English:

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disk drive

Pronunciation: /ˈdis(k) ˌdrīv/


A device that allows a computer to read from and write to computer disks.
Example sentences
  • The temperature of the hard disk drive was read with a thermometer tool.
  • In the past, when a disk drive was updated in a personal computer, the old disk drive was thrown away.
  • A computer disk drive transducer head having spatially separated read and write heads is provided.

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Syllabification: disk drive

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