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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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We want to establish how the floppy disc got into the prison in the first place.
A recent Harris Poll survey cited Sony as one of the best brand names in America, noted for such product developments as the Micro Floppy Disc, MiniDisc digital audio system and Trinitron(R) television technology.
Previously available only as part of the Navigator software package pre-loaded on all Packard Bell desktop computers, "Kidspace" is being released in both floppy disc and CD-ROM versions for the PC.