Bernoulli Box

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Bernoulli Box

An early computer disk onto which one could store several megabytes of memory. It was introduced in the 1980s and was made largely obsolete with the introduction of Zip drives in the mid-1990s. Bernoulli Boxes resembled floppy disks.
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