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CD-R

abbr.
compact disk-recordable
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CD-R

abbreviation for
(Electronics) compact disc recordable: a compact disc that can be used to record only once. Compare CDE
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Cdr.

or CDR,

Commander.

CD-R


n.
a compact disc onto which data can be written but not erased or modified.
[1985–90; C(ompact) D(isc)-R(ecordable)]
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Noun1.CD-R - a compact disc on which you can write only once and thereafter is read-only memory
compact disc, compact disk, CD - a digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph record; played back by a laser
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Translations

CD-R

[ˌsiːdiːˈɑːr] nCD-R m inv
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Almost every CD-ROM burner that has been purchased since they were first introduced has come with Adaptec software.
Standard equipment to support a multimedia production station might include a tape recorder, a microphone, an internal CD-ROM drive, a CD-ROM burner, a VCR, a laser videodisc player, a laser printer, a scanner, a camcorder, an external storage device for archiving or managing files, regular and digital cameras, and enough computer memory to allow for storing and manipulating video footage or movies.
Depending on the size of your operation, you could use zip drives or even CD-ROM burners to copy data files and directories to disk media for backup.