Definition of hard drive in English:

hard drive

Syllabification: hard drive


  • 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.
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    • 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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