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CD-RW

noun [C] uk   /ˌsiː.diː.ɑːˈdʌb.l̩.juː/ us    /-ɑːr-/
abbreviation for compact disc re-writable: an empty compact disc which you can use to record information on and read information from, using a special type of drive (= computer device): This software allows you to write files from compatible CD-RW drives.Computer programming and software
(Definition of CD-RW from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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