diskette

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English[edit]

Floppy disk 2009 G1.jpg

Etymology[edit]

disk +‎ -ette, by analogy with cassette.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪsˈkɛt/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

diskette (plural diskettes)

  1. (computing) A small, flexible, magnetic disk for storage and retrieval of data.
  2. (computer hardware, dated) An 8-inch floppy disk.

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English diskette.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌdɪsˈkɛ.tə/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dis‧ket‧te
  • Rhymes: -ɛtə

Noun[edit]

diskette f (plural diskettes, diminutive diskettetje n)

  1. (computer hardware) floppy disk, diskette

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