round tape

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round tape definition

storage, jargon
Industry-standard 1/2-inch magnetic tape (7- or 9-track) on traditional circular reels.
See macrotape, opposite: square tape.
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The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010
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