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Meaning of COMPACT DISC

 
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(CD) (Not "disk", this spelling is part of the standard).

A 4.72 inch disc developed by sony and philips that can store, on the same disc, still and/or moving images in monochrome and/or color; stereo or two separate sound tracks integrated with and/or separate from the images; and digital program and information files.

The same fabrication process is used to make both audio CDs and cd-roms for storing computer data, the only difference is in the device used to read the CD (the player or drive).

cd information center.

 

 

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