Definition of USB flash drive in English:

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USB flash drive

(also USB stick)

noun

Computing
An external flash drive, small enough to carry on a key ring, that can be used with any computer that has a USB port.
Example sentences
  • Installation and operation is extremely simple, and other than perhaps having to install a software driver, the use of a USB flash drive is a matter of having an available USB port on your computer.
  • It can prevent someone copying files into an email, or to a USB flash drive.
  • You will have to supply your own USB flash drive.

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