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12 entries found for disk. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1disk
Variant(s): or disc /primarystressdisk/
Function: noun
1 a : the central part of the flower head of a typical plant (as a daisy or aster) of the composite family made up of closely packed tube-shaped flowers b : any of various rounded and flattened animal anatomical structures; especially : INTERVERTEBRAL DISK
2 : a thin circular object: as a usually disc : a phonograph record b : a round flat plate coated with a magnetic substance on which data for a computer is stored c : CD
3 usually disc : a tilling implement (as a plow) with sharp-edged circular cutting blades; also : one of these blades
- disk·like /-secondarystresslimacrk/ adjective

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