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hard drive

Syllabification: hard drive

Definition of hard drive in English:

noun

Computing
A high-capacity, self-contained storage device containing a read-write mechanism plus one or more hard disks, inside a sealed unit. Also called hard disk drive.
Example sentences
  • That brings me to my next point: never ever attempt to write to a hard drive that is corrupt.
  • The computer will have no built-in hard drives, as storage will be available via the global network.
  • It's about to find a new purpose in the next generation of hard drives and memory.

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