There are 2 main definitions of DVD+R in English:

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DVD+R 1

noun

1A blank DVD on which data, including music and movies, can be permanently recorded and read using the DVD+R format.
1.1A format for recordable DVDs used by some companies.

Origin

Abbreviation of DVD plus recordable.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: DVD+R

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There are 2 main definitions of DVD+R in English:

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DVD-R 2

Pronunciation:

noun

1A blank DVD on which data, including music and movies, can be permanently recorded and read using the DVD-R format.
Example sentences
  • After recording, DVD-R discs can be read at the same rate as mass-produced replicated discs, depending on the ‘X’ factor of the DVD-ROM drive used.
  • However, today's DVD-RAM drives also read and write DVD-R to provide for the data interchange function.
  • Its format of choice is DVD + RW, which is able to read DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RW and DVD + RW, but not DVD-RAM (it writes in DVD + RW format).
1.1A format for recordable DVDs used by some companies.

Origin

Abbreviation of DVD recordable.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: DVD-R

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