CD-ROM

noun
\ ˌsē-ˌdē-ˈräm How to pronounce CD-ROM (audio) \

Definition of CD-ROM

: a CD containing computer data that cannot be altered

First Known Use of CD-ROM

1983, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for CD-ROM

compact disc read-only memory

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“CD-ROM.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/CD-ROM. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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CD-ROM

noun

English Language Learners Definition of CD-ROM

: a small plastic disk on which large amounts of information (such as books, pictures, or computer programs) are stored in a form that cannot be changed

CD-ROM

noun
\ ˌsē-ˌdē-ˈräm \

Kids Definition of CD-ROM

: a CD that contains computer data that cannot be changed

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