Share this entry

Share this page

digipak

Line breaks: digi|pak
Pronunciation: /ˈdɪdʒɪpak
 
/

Definition of digipak in English:

noun

trademark
A type of packaging for CDs or DVDs, typically made from cardboard with an internal plastic holder for one or more discs.
Example sentences
  • The digipak presentation adds to the overall attractiveness of this release.
  • Lift the entire clipboard section and you'll find the two DVDs underneath, each held fast in a digipak insert.
  • But on the cover of the digipak that includes the four discs, she's the homecoming corpse.

Origin

1980s: from digital and pack1, probably on the pattern of Tetra Pak.

Definition of digipak in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day verbose
Pronunciation: vəːˈbəʊs
adjective
using more words than are needed…