magnetic disk

noun

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Recent Examples on the Web At the time of the broadcast, magnetic disk recorders capable of storing slow motion footage could only capture 30 seconds in total, for a playback of 90 seconds of slow motion video. Howard Berry, Quartz, "Was the Moon landing faked? Absolutely not, says a film expert," 18 July 2019

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1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Magnetic disk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/magnetic%20disk. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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