floppy disk

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A 3½-inch floppy disk

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floppy disk (plural floppy disks)

  1. (computer hardware) A removable disk used for storing digital data, measuring between 2 and 8 inches diagonally and storing between 80 KB and 240 MB.
    • 1984, Venture (volume 6, part 1, page 142)
      A hacker starts with nothing but a dream and a floppy disk and presently finds himself in a business that's doubled and trebled.

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floppy disk m (invariable)

  1. floppy disk