Definition of Zip drive in English:

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Zip drive


Computing , trademark
A disk drive that stores data on high-capacity removable magnetic disks, often used for data backup.
Example sentences
  • It's certainly faster than a Zip drive when it comes to copying files.
  • I've been meaning to get it talking to my Windows machine for ages so I can finally dump the Zip drive I've been using to transfer files.
  • If, in five years, you can't buy a Zip drive any longer, transfer your photos to newer media before it breaks down.

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