General Science

  • noun a DVD disc drive that allows a user to write data once on to a DVD disc.


  • Abbreviation of DVD-recordable. A DVD technology that allows such a disc to be recorded. A DVD recorder is used for this purpose, and such discs can only be written on once. A DVD player is used to recover the recorded information.
  • disc A disc intended for use with a DVD recorder. Such a disc can store up to 17 GB.