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hard drive

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Computers
hard driveˈhard drive noun [countable]  the part of a computer where information and programs are stored, consisting of hard disks and the electronic equipment that reads what is stored on themdisk drive
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hard driveThe other kind is disk storage, commonly on a hard drive or floppy disk.Kuo said the virus attacks the spot where the layout of its hard drive is stored.It will also move a program from one hard drive to another or from one computer to another.Geoff Cox shows how to add a second hard drive to your existing system.OptiBus also acts as a local bus for the hard drive, reducing access times.Is the hard drive from a reputable manufacturer?A cookie is simply a small data file on your hard drive.In the next window, browse to the file's location on your hard drive and select it, then click Next.
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