Definitions of disk

  1. something with a round shape like a flat circular plate Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a thin flat circular plate Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. (computer science) a memory device consisting of a flat disk covered with a magnetic coating on which information is stored Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. sound recording consisting of a disc with continuous grooves; formerly used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracked in the grooves Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. draw a harrow over (land) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a flat circular plate Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. A discus; a quoit. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. A flat, circular plate; as, a disk of metal or paper. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The circular figure of a celestial body, as seen projected of the heavens. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A circular structure either in plants or animals; as, a blood disk; germinal disk, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. The whole surface of a leaf. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. The central part of a radiate compound flower, as in sunflower. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A part of the receptacle enlarged or expanded under, or around, or even on top of, the pistil. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. The anterior surface or oral area of coelenterate animals, as of sea anemones. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. The lower side of the body of some invertebrates, especially when used for locomotion, when it is often called a creeping disk. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. In owls, the space around the eyes. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. A flat circular plate, or anything resembling it. Also, disc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  18. Disc. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  19. Same as DISC. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  20. A round plate; face of a celestial body. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  21. Any plane or surface that is flat and round. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. A circular piece of anything flat; the face of the sun, moon, &c., as they appear to the eye; the whole surface of a leaf. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  23. See disc. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  24. The face of a heavenly body as it appears to us-as the sun, moon, &c.; a piece of stone or metal inclining to an oval figure; in bot., a fleshy expansion between the stamens and pistil which occurs in some flowers; that part of the limb of a leaf which is included within the margin. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  25. [Greek] See disc. na
  26. 1. magnetic disk.2. compact disc.3. optical disk.Note: the american spelling, "disk", is normal for mostcomputer disks whereas "compact disc", having come tocomputers via the audio world, is correctly spelled with a"c", indeed, this spelling is part of the CD standard. foldoc_fs
  27. Thin circular plate (e.g. coin); round flat or apparently flat surface (sun\'s d.) or mark; round flattened part in body, plant, &c. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  28. A lamella charged with some active medicine. American pocket medical dictionary.
  29. A roundish, platelike structure. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  30. In pharmacy, a small, thin sheet of gelatin imbued with some medicinal substance; generally used by insertion under the eyelid, where it is left to dissolve. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  31. [Gr., a round plate, quoit.] (Bot.) A fleshy circular organ enlargement between the stamens and ovary, as in spindle-tree (Euonymus). Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  32. n. [Greek] A flat circular plate;—a discus; a quoit;—the face of a celestial body;—the whole surface of a leaf;—the central part of a radiate compound flower:—Disc. Cabinet Dictionary
  33. The face of the sun or planet, as it appears to the eye; a broad piece of iron thrown in the ancient sports, a quoit. Complete Dictionary

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