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magnetic tape

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Electricity, Computers
magnetic tapemagˌnetic ˈtape noun [uncountable]  HPEtape on which sound, pictures, or computer information can be recorded
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magnetic tapeThe transfer medium is magnetic tape.Reams of data, miles of magnetic tape, but none of it satisfies even my own primitive appetite for answers.A dozen flying machines and their pilots would be no more than a blip on a piece of magnetic tape.Occasionally users still require their data on magnetic tape and so this facility remains available.Data were downloaded on to magnetic tape for long term storage.
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