floppy disk

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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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On October 29, 2002, police searched his home, seizing floppy discs and his computer.
A member of the public found the black case containing the three files on a common near South Harrow on July 4 and two weeks later the missing floppy discs were discovered.
There are four games on each week's floppy discs, with a bonus game on CD-ROM.