DVD-R

Definitions

General Science

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

Electronics

  • 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.
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