Meaning of “CD” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “CD” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"CD" in American English

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abbreviation for compact disc (= small, plastic disk with a metal surface on which information or sound is recorded):

I bought a new CD player.

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"CD" in Business English

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CDnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsiːˈdiː/ us

IT abbreviation for compact disc: a small plastic disc on which data or music is stored:

on CD The user manual is on CD.

BANKING, FINANCE abbreviation for certificate of deposit

(Definition of “CD” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)