disk operating system


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disk operating system

n.
DOS.

disk operating system

n
(Computer Science) an operating system used on a computer system with one or more disk drives. Often shortened to: DOS
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Noun1.disk operating system - an operating system that is on a disk
operating system, OS - (computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services
Translations

disk operating system

n (Comput) → sistema m operativo a disco
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