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disk drive

a mechanical device in a COMPUTER which records and retrieves data from a rotating magnetic or vinyl disk.
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Now we're getting somewhere -- and indeed, that appears to be a big part of why Udo Kier works so hard, using his celebrity as a force for good.
The Monklands starlets outshone thousands of their rivals, from both Scotland and the UK, to secure their qualifying place in the exclusive UDO world street dance championships, which will be hosted at the SEC in August.
He answered Lindenberg's open letter, thanked him for the leather jacket he sent, and confirmed that "it fit well" and that there was "no contradiction between rock music and socialism." Honni repaid Udo with a "shawm," an old instrument he had kept from his younger years.
The issue becomes how and when to act on that, like Udo says.
One of the plaintiffs, Friday Alfred Akpan from the village of Ikot Ada Udo, told the BBC : "Fish died as a result of the oil spill, making it difficult for me to live and put my children through school."
Udo, from Bristol, said: "I told him my son was very ill.
Reich consists entirely of diary entries written by Udo Berger, a young man from Stuttgart vacationing with his girlfriend Ingeborg at the same Spanish resort he visited with his family when he was an adolescent.
While on holiday, Udo, the book's hero, flits between friends until he finds a worthy adversary to test his skills against as German war games champion.
At the opening, protagonist Udo Berger shares a visceral experience with the reader:
02 -- The innovative Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid didn't just wow the fans at the NE-rburgring 24 Hour Race - German rock musician and painter Udo Lindenberg was so fascinated by the hybrid Porsche that he captured the orange and white fuel consumption miracle as a liqueurelle on canvas.
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