Definition of Storage device

1. Noun. A device that preserves information for retrieval.


Definition of Storage device

1. Noun. (computing) A piece of hardware whose main function is to store data. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Lexicographical Neighbors of Storage Device

stopsigns
stopstreet
stopt
stopwatch
stopwatches
stopword
stopwords
storabilities
storability
storable
storables
storage
storage area
storage battery
storage cell
storage device (current term)
storage devices
storage hypervisor
storage locker
storage media
storage medium
storage organ
storage organs
storage polysaccharide
storage ring
storage room
storage space
storage tank
storage warehouse
storages

Literary usage of Storage device

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Defense Conversion: Redirecting R&D by DIANE Publishing Company (1994)
"The presence of such a storage device would also allow the use of regenerative braking to recapture some of the kinetic energy otherwise lost when slowing ..."

2. A Guide to Understanding Data Remanence in Automated Information Systems by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"[14] 4.3 MECHANICAL storage device EQUIPMENT FAILURE Some of the early disk drives required manual alignment of read/write heads. ..."

3. The New Everyday: Views on Ambient Intelligenceby Stefano Marzano by Stefano Marzano (2003)
"The photos (or other relevant data) are stored on the home server (PC hard disk or other storage device). This is wirelessly connected to a portable touch ..."

4. Electronic Access: Blueprint for the National Archives and Records by Judi Moline, Steve Otto (1995)
"... 10 each with the following: Pentium/MS Windows Pentium Removable storage device of type used by the scanning stations CD-ROM recorder and media, ie, ..."

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