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"disc" in British English

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discnoun [C]

uk   /dɪsk/ us   /dɪsk/
B2 mainly UK US usually disk a circular flat object: The dog's name was engraved on a little metal disc attached to its collar.
C2 mainly UK US usually disk a small piece of cartilage (= strong body tissue that stretches) between the bones in your back
B1 US also disk a musical record or a compact disc
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(Definition of disc from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disc" in American English

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discnoun [C]

us   /dɪsk/
a disk
Disc is also another name for a musical record or a CD: This recording is available on disc and on tape.
(Definition of disc from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"disc" in Business English

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discnoun [C]

uk   /dɪsk/ us  
a flat circular object used for recording and storing music or films, for example, a CD or DVD
IT a disk
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(Definition of disc from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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