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floppy disknoun [C]

 us   /ˈflɑp·i ˈdɪsk/
a ​smallsoftpiece of ​plastic that is ​protected by a hard ​cover and is used to ​storecomputerinformation
(Definition of floppy disk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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floppy disknoun [C]

uk   us   (also diskette, also floppy) IT
a ​squarepiece of ​plastic with a ​disk inside, which can be used for ​storing a ​smallamount of ​computerinformation. Floppy ​disks have been mainly ​replaced by ​CDs and flashdrives.
(Definition of floppy disk from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “floppy disk”
in Turkish bilgisayar diski…
in Russian гибкий диск…
in Polish dyskietka…
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