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floppy disk

a data storage device in which data is stored on a vinyl disk which is inserted in a COMPUTER'S disk drive to enable the computer to ‘read’ the information contained on it or to ‘write’ information onto it.
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Floppy is a quiet girl who enjoys having a run around with Fluffy.
A more recent study by Jamie Fratkin and Suzanne Baker at James Madison University in Texas in 2013 found volunteers being presented with images of a dog, where in one photo it had yellow coat and black in the other, while the other photos showed the same pooch but with floppy ears in one and pointed ears in the other.
News of the old floppy disks comes to us via a tweet by Alexander Gerst, a European Space Agency astronaut aboard the International Space Station.
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The Pentagon's Strategic Automated Command and Control System, which handles functions related to the country's intercontinental ballistic missiles and nuclear weapons, is still using a 1970s-era computer system and floppy disks to store data, (http://www.gao.gov/assets/680/677436.pdf) a new report by a congressional watchdog agency has revealed.
Objective: The objective of the study was to analyze the pattern of various neuromuscular diseases among floppy babies referred to electro-diagnostic department of AFIRM.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Ages ago you could double the capacity of a 5.25″ floppy disk in just a few seconds, and the only tool you needed was a hole punch.
Recently, we have shifted our house Samanabad to Izmir Town, Lahore and sought out the old books and computer junk that I've been storing for a long time, when I found a box of floppy disks.