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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a rigid magnetic disk mounted permanently in a drive unit;
[syn: hard disc, hard disk, fixed disk]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

magnetic disc \magnetic disc\, magnetic disk \magnetic disk\n. A ditical memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored; a hard disk, floppy disk, and diskette are typically magnetic disks. Syn: disk, disc. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

hard disk n 1: a rigid magnetic disk mounted permanently in a drive unit [syn: hard disc, hard disk, fixed disk]
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015):

hard disk (In contrast to floppy disk) A magnetic disk data storage device where the disks are rigid and fixed to a central axle. They are usually packaged with associated read/write heads and electronics. Most hard disks are permanently connected to the drive (fixed disks) though there are also removable hard disks. See magnetic disk. (2007-06-14)