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disk·ette

 (dĭ-skĕt′)

diskette

(dɪsˈkɛt)
n
(Computer Science) computing another name for floppy disk

flop′py disk′


n.
a thin plastic disk coated with magnetic material, for storing computer data and programs; diskette.
[1970–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.diskette - a small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slitdiskette - a small plastic magnetic disk enclosed in a stiff envelope with a radial slit; used to store data or programs for a microcomputer; "floppy disks are noted for their relatively slow speed and small capacity and low price"
magnetic disc, magnetic disk, disc, disk - (computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored
Translations
قُرْصٌ صَغِيرقُرْص صَغير
disketa
diskette
levyke
disketa
diszkett
ディスケット
디스켓
diskelis
diskete
disketa
diskett
จานบันทึกข้อมูล
đĩa mềm

diskette

[dɪsˈket] Ndisquete m, diskette m

diskette

[ˌdɪsˈkɛt] n (COMPUTING)disquette fdisk jockey n = disc jockeydisk operating system n (COMPUTING)système m d'exploitation à disquesdisk pack n (COMPUTING)unité f de disquesdisk space n (COMPUTING)espace m disquedisk storage n (COMPUTING)stockage m disque

diskette

n (Comput) → Diskette f

diskette

[dɪsˈkɛt] n (Comput) → dischetto, floppy disk m inv

diskette

(disˈket) noun
(American) a floppy disk.

diskette

قُرْصٌ صَغِير disketa diskette Diskette δισκέτα disquete levyke disquette disketa dischetto ディスケット 디스켓 diskette diskett dyskietka disquete дискета diskett จานบันทึกข้อมูล disket đĩa mềm 磁盘
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