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compact discnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkɑm·pækt ˈdɪsk/
a CD
(Definition of compact disc from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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compact discnoun [C]

uk   us  
a CD : The ​authoritiesrevoked the ​licenses of three compact ​discmanufacturers today for ​illegallycopyingcomputersoftware.
(Definition of compact disc from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “compact disc”
in Chinese (Simplified) 光盘…
in Turkish kompak disk, yoğun kayıt diski…
in Russian компакт-диск…
in Chinese (Traditional) 光碟…
in Polish płyta lub płytka kompaktowa…
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