storage media

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storage media definition

storage
Devices on which data is stored, as opposed to the device ("drive") used to read and write data from and to the media. The term typically applies to removeable storage such as magnetic tape or flash memory, rather than fixed devices like a hard disk.
(2009-02-23)

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