CD

CD

n. 1. an acronym for compact disk, a disk-shaped recording of binary data that is smaller than a phonograph record, and is recorded and played back by a compact disk player, an electronic device containing a laser. The term is also used generically to refer to the medium as a data storage medium.
Syn. -- compact disc, compact disk.
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC]

2. a compact disk player. [informal]
[PJC]

3. an acronym for certificate of deposit, a debt instrument issued by a bank for a fixed time period, usually paying interest.
Syn. -- certificate of deposit.
[WordNet 1.5]

 

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