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verb (used with object), de·fragged, de·frag·ging. Computers, Informal.
  1. defragment.
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British Dictionary definitions for defrag


verb -frags, -fragging or -fragged
  1. to consolidate fragmented files and folders on (the hard drive of a computer or other electronic device) in order to make it run more efficiently
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Word Origin for defrag

short for defragment
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