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mag tape

[mag] /mæg/
noun, Computers.
a magnetic tape used for recording data.
Origin of mag tape
mag, by shortening of magnetic Unabridged
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  • Data on server is backed up nightly to mag tape with two week tape rotation.
British Dictionary definitions for mag tape

mag tape

(informal) short for magnetic tape
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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