Definition of drive bay in English:

drive bay


  • A space inside a computer in which a floppy disk, hard disk, or disk drive can be accommodated.

    • ‘I ended up scratching up the inside drive bay pretty badly in the end.’
    • ‘The hard drive installs into a small bay that's just beneath the floppy drive bay.’
    • ‘Installation went without any problems really, apart from having to find another 4 screws to attach the assembled drive bay to my tower.’
    • ‘If you prefer the internal route, add a removable drive bay to your computer.’
    • ‘The case has a removable drive bay to facilitate storage installation.’


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