[flop-uh-roo] /ˌflɒp əˈru/
noun, plural flopperoos. Slang.
A particularly spectacular failure; flop:three subdivisions: flop, flopperoo, and kerplunk (1931+)
noun 1. Computers. a thin plastic disk coated with magnetic material, on which computer data and programs can be stored for later retrieval. noun 1. a flexible removable magnetic disk that stores information and can be used to store data for use in a microprocessor Also called diskette, flexible disk floppy disk (flŏp’pē) A flexible […]
- Floppy disk drive
- Floppy drive
[flops] /flɒps/ noun 1. a measure of computer speed, equal to the number of floating-point operations the computer can perform per second (used especially in combination with mega-, giga-, tera-). [flop] /flɒp/ verb (used without object), flopped, flopping. 1. to fall or plump down suddenly, especially with noise; drop or turn with a sudden bump […]