disk drive

noun

Definition of disk drive

  1. :  a device for reading and writing data on a magnetic disk

First Known Use of disk drive

1963


DISK DRIVE Defined for English Language Learners

disk drive

noun

Definition of disk drive for English Language Learners

  • : a computer part that holds a computer disk or set of disks and that reads data from and copies data to disks


DISK DRIVE Defined for Kids

disk drive

noun

Definition of disk drive for Students

  1. :  the part of a computer that moves data to and from a disk



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