hard sector


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hard sector

(storage)
An archaic floppy disk format employing multiple synchronisation holes in the media to define the sectors.
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Mr Penn said: "It's a very hard sector, very complex.
Ineffective representation of the women issues and concerns in the policy-formulation and implementation processes, besides exclusion of the gender consciousness in hard sectors also decreases pace of women progress.