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flash drive

or flashdrive

noun, Computers.
1.
Also called flash memory drive, thumb drive, USB drive. a very small, portable, solid-state hard drive that can be inserted into a USB port for storage and retrieval of data.
Also, Trademark, ThumbDrive, JumpDrive.
See also flash memory.
Compare memory card.
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British Dictionary definitions for flash drive

flash drive

noun
1.
a pocket-sized portable computer hard drive and data storage device See also key drive, pen drive, thumb drive, USB drive
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flash drive in Technology

storage
Any of various kinds of device using sold-state memory ("flash memory") with an interface like a hard disk drive, often a USB interface.
(2009-07-28)

The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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