Definition of DVD-RW in English:


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(also DVD-RAM)


A DVD on which recordings can be made and erased a number of times.
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  • Their rewritable DVD-RW is supposed to be readable in DVD-ROM drives and DVD-Video players.
  • The DVD + RW and DVD-RW are both rewritable, just like the DVD-RAM.
  • There's a DVD-RW and 17-inch digital TFT screen, plus a PCMCIA and card reader.


abbreviation of DVD rewritable (or random-access memory).

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