Main meanings of disc file in English

: disc file1disc file2

disc file1

Pronunciation /ˈdɪsk ˌfʌɪl/

noun

rare Engineering
  • An abrading file in the form of a disc.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in U.S. Patents. From disc + file.

Main meanings of disc file in English

: disc file1disc file2

disc file2

Pronunciation /ˈdɪsk ˌfʌɪl/

noun

(also disk file)
Computing
  • A file stored on a disk; a file containing the contents of an entire disk.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in IBM Journal Research & Development. From disc + file.