GNU Webster's 1913
- n. a disk-shaped optical data storage medium approximately 4-3/4 in. in diameter, which stores binary data as microscopic nonreflective holes or pits in an otherwise reflective surface, and is recorded and played back by rotation in an electronic device containing a laser. It is often referred to by its abbreviation CD. It is a type of optical data storage medium.
Compact disksare used for recordings of music as well as of data for computer applications.
- n. a digitally encoded recording on an optical disk that is smaller than a phonograph record; played back by a laser
“Flaked coffee crystals, silk in a shampoo bottle—as well as some of the other brand attributes these authors used in their experiments, such as authentic Milanese-style pasta, Alpine-class down-filled jackets, and studio-designed signal processing systems for compact disc players—provide sensory, affective, and creative associations.”
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Odd items, old or new, that might be employed in a way not originally intended. Like using a chopstick for pinning gathered tresses atop the head.
Words that are new in my time. Not meant to be comprehensive, this is a list that makes me remember where I was when I first saw it and/or heard it. Words that stick out in my memory.
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