removable medium

removable medium

[ri′müv·ə·bəl ′mē·dē·əm]
(computer science)
A data storage medium, such as magnetic tape or floppy disk, that can be physically removed from the drive that reads and writes on it.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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* Still camera with telephoto lens, adequate supply of film or other removable medium, and spare battery

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