Winchester Disk Definition

An early type of hard disk.
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Origin of Winchester Disk

  • After the Winchester , tradename for a .30-30 rifle, a rifle shooting a .30-caliber bullet with a powder grain size designation of 30 (from the disk's storage capacity of 30 MB and its access time of 30 milliseconds)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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