There are 2 definitions of DVD+RW in English:

DVD+RW

Syllabification: DVD+RW

noun

  • 1A blank DVD that can be recorded, erased, and rerecorded with data many times and read using the DVD+RW format.
  • 1.1A format for rewritable DVDs used by some companies.
  • 1.2A disc drive that can read and record DVDs.

Origin

abbreviation of DVD plus rewritable.

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There are 2 definitions of DVD+RW in English:

DVD-RW

Syllabification: DVD-RW

noun

  • 1A blank DVD that can be recorded, erased, and rerecorded with data many times and read using the DVD-RW format.
    More example sentences
    • It also writes DVD + RW discs at 8x and DVDR at 16x and DVD-RW at 6x.
    • If you ever plan to erase or record over the contents of a DVD, then you will need to purchase a DVD-RW.
    • The rate payable on DVD recordable discs, DVD-R, DVD-RW and DVD-RAM, has also been cut, from 7.5 cents to 6.5 cents.
  • 1.1A format for rewritable DVDs used by some companies.
    More example sentences
    • The new plus-minus drives traverse the record-and-play formats of both DVD-RW and DVD + RW.
    • Rewritable DVD offers three format choices: DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, and DVD + RW.
    • One reason is, although incompatible with most DVD-ROM drives and DVD-Video players, for data use, DVD-RAM still leads DVD-RW and DVD + RW as the safest, most reliable rewritable storage solution.
  • 1.2A disc drive that can read and record DVDs.
    More example sentences
    • It supports a large variety of backup medias including Hard drives, Removable disks, USB drives, CDR, CDRW, DVD-R, DVD-RW and more.
    • Their DVD-RW, which they plan to release in 2001, is a consumer product that's targeted as a VCR-replacement, and a companion product to those new HDD-based video recorders.
    • Firewire and Wireless Lan are built in, as are a 40GB hard drive, Wireless Lan, Bluetooth and DVD-RW.

Origin

abbreviation of DVD rewritable.

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Word of the day tortie
Pronunciation: ˈtɔːtiː
noun
a tortoiseshell cat