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flash drivenoun [C]

uk   us   (also Memory Stick, pen drive)
a small piece of equipment that you connect to a computer or other piece of electronic equipment to copy and store information
Translations of “flash drive”
in Korean 메모리 스틱…
in Arabic فلاشة (مِصر)…
in Portuguese cartão de memória…
in Catalan llapis de memòria…
in Japanese フラッシュドライブ, USBメモリ…
in Italian memory stick, scheda memoria…
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