hard drive

noun
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of hard drive

:a data-storage device consisting of a drive and one or more hard disks

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First Known Use of hard drive

1982


HARD DRIVE Defined for English Language Learners

hard drive

noun

Definition of hard drive for English Language Learners

  • computers : a device that is used for storing computer data and that contains one or more hard disks


HARD DRIVE Defined for Kids

hard drive

noun

Definition of hard drive for Students

:a data storage device of a computer containing one or more hard disks


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