unformatted

adjective
un·​for·​mat·​ted | \ ˌən-ˈfȯr-ˌma-təd How to pronounce unformatted (audio) \

Definition of unformatted

: not formatted unformatted text an unformatted document specifically, computing : not prepared for storing data in a particular format an unformatted flash drive It's extremely powerful, and can recover files from almost any device (even if it's unformatted). — Nick Francesco

First Known Use of unformatted

1966, in the meaning defined above

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27 Jan 2020

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“Unformatted.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unformatted. Accessed 21 Feb. 2020.

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