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(Computer Science) a small recordable compact disc


® minidisc [ˈmɪnɪdɪsk]
A. N (= system, disc) → MiniDisc ® m, minidisc m
B. CPD MiniDisc > player® N(reproductor m) MiniDisc ® m or minidisc m


[ˈmɪnidɪsk] nminidisc m, minidisque m
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Despite being as relevant as a minidisc player (remember them?), 50 has been pictured covered in cash and even mocked up a not-so cute picture of what he thinks Jay and wife Beyonce's new arrival could look like.
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This sixth edition discontinues several chapters on depreciated technologies such as magnetic tape and MiniDisc and includes new or expanded sections on Blue-Ray and low bit-rate audio such as mp3s.
This from the company that has often embraced closed, proprietary systems and formats ranging from Betamax to Digital Audio Tape to the MemoryStick to the Ultra MiniDisc, a small silver disc that once held movies that could be played only on Sony's PlayStation Portable.
Entries should be either a poem of up to 40 lines; a short story - or extract of a longer piece - up to 2,000 words; a set of spoken word or rap lyrics of up to 40 lines, which can be on CD or minidisc; a song of up to 40 lines on CD or minidisc or a script, with a maximum length of one A4 page.
The most notable feature of this new generation of SICK/Stegmann encoders is the company's unique MiniDisc (MiDi) technology--the subject of three year's of development and 1.9 million [pounds sterling] investment.
With my MiniDisc recorder strapped to my waist and my microphone in hand, I was able to describe everything, including the climactic moment of stepping into the tiger's lair--a raised clearing surrounded by trees, like a castle surrounded by a moat of mud.
There's an alarm clock, kitchen timer, connection for an iPod or Minidisc player and a USB port.
Fifteen hours of portable DAB digital radio are available from its built-in ChargePAK battery system' a cast aluminium framework and rubber seals make it the perfect travel companion and an auxiliary input provides for your iPod, MiniDisc or other audio device.
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