magnetic tape file operation

magnetic tape file operation

[mag′ned·ik ¦tāp ′fīl ‚äp·ə‚rā·shən]
(computer science)
All the jobs related to creating, sorting, inputting, and maintenance of magnetic tapes in a magnetic tape environment.
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