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A disk (also spelled disc) is

[t]he popular form of bulk data storage with rapid access capabilities. Data is recorded in tracks on a magnetic medium on the disk surface. The two main forms are "floppy disks" and "hard disks."[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. U.S. Copyright Office, Compendium of Copyright Office Practices II, §326 (1984).
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