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CD-ROM

CD-ROM

Compact disk-read only memory Informatics A compact disk, capable of holding ± 750 MB of permanent data, which is recorded or burned only once. Cf CD-RW.

CD-ROM,

n the acronym for compact disk/read-only memory. These disks are used to store program information (software) for computer programs. Information and instructions can be retrieved from these disks, but information cannot be added or revised without destruction of the existing data.
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This interactive CD-ROM program provides an educational overview of the many complex processes involved in producing corrugated boxes and features terminology, equipment, and troubleshooting tips.
Memo, Defense Security Cooperation Agency, Pre-Departure Briefing CD-ROM for International Military Students (DSCA 02-22), 12 June 2002.
Law III, a computer consultant at the Pierpont Morgan Library, for his gracious help in testing these CD-ROMs.
With the CD-ROM feeding frenzy, many people are confused about what to buy.
3) The search query marriage penalty" in a CD-ROM database containing H.
Several CD-ROM databases index government documents.
The CD-ROM databases selected for searching are a key component of a search strategy and may even influence the structuring of a search request.
Essentially, a CD-ROM drive looks and feels like a hard disk.
added, "This partnership with Hearst Magazines, one of the world's largest magazine publishers, allows me to develop CD-ROMs across a wide variety of titles and provide my advertisers with the opportunity to reach millions of computer users.
There are at least three ways to connect a CD-ROM drive to a PC.
Over 50 million CD-ROMs have been copy protected with SafeDisc since market introduction in 4Q98.
The basic CD-ROM tax services, such as the Standard Federal Tax Reports, are supplemented monthly (the printed services are supplemented weekly) and arrive about the middle of the following month.