bulk storage


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bulk storage

[¦bəlk ′stȯr·ij]
(computer science)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

bulk storage

Storage that is not used for high-speed execution. May refer to auxiliary memory, tape or disk. The term comes from the mainframe world.
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