CD-RW


noun

a compact disc onto which data can be written multiple times.

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Origin of CD-RW

1995–2000; C(ompact)D(isc)-R(e)W(ritable)

Words nearby CD-RW

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British Dictionary definitions for CD-RW

CD-RW

noun

compact disc rewritable; a compact disc that can be used to record and rerecord
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