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flash drive

noun, Computers.
1.
a very small, portable, solid-state hard drive that can be inserted into a USB port for storage and retrieval of data.
Also, flashdrive.
Also called flash memory drive, jump drive, pen drive, thumb drive, USB drive.
Compare memory card.
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British Dictionary definitions for thumb drive

thumb drive

noun
1.
a thumb-sized portable computer hard drive and data storage device

flash drive

noun
1.
a pocket-sized portable computer hard drive and data storage device See also key drive, pen drive, thumb drive, USB drive
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