"CD-ROM" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An optical disk storage system for computers on which data can be read or from which data can be retrieved but not entered or modified. A CD-ROM unit is almost identical to the compact disk playback device for home use.
- Compact Disk Read-Only Memory
- Compact Disk Read Only Memory
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "CD-ROM".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "CD-ROM".
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