Definition of storage device in English:

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storage device

Pronunciation: /ˈstôrij dəˈvīs/ Pronunciation: /dēˈvīs/


A piece of computer equipment on which information can be stored.
Example sentences
  • A statement is stored in a database stored on a data storage device connected to a computer.
  • It needs a link between the virtual/main memory of the computer and the secondary storage device in order to access the data contained in the database.
  • The hard drive is the primary storage device for desktop and laptop computers.

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Syllabification: stor·age de·vice

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