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 for CD drive
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Drive \Drive\ (dr[imac]v), n.
     1. The act of driving; a trip or an excursion in a carriage,
        as for exercise or pleasure; -- distinguished from a ride
        taken on horseback.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. A place suitable or agreeable for driving; a road prepared
        for driving.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     3. Violent or rapid motion; a rushing onward or away; esp., a
        forced or hurried dispatch of business.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The Murdstonian drive in business.    --M. Arnold.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     4. In type founding and forging, an impression or matrix,
        formed by a punch drift.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     5. A collection of objects that are driven; a mass of logs to
        be floated down a river. [Colloq.]
  
     Syn: See Ride.
          [1913 Webster]
  
     6. a private road; a driveway.
        [PJC]
  
     7. a strong psychological motivation to perform some
        activity.
        [PJC]
  
     8. (Computers) a device for reading or writing data from or
        to a data storage medium, as a disk drive, a tape
        drive, a CD drive, etc.
        [PJC]
  
     9. an organized effort by a group to accomplish a goal within
        a limited period of time; as, a fund-raising drive.
        [PJC]
  
     10. a physiological function of an organism motivating it to
         perform specific behaviors; as, the sex drive.
         [PJC]
  
     11. (Football) the period during which one team sustains
         movement of the ball toward the opponent's goal without
         losing possession of the ball; as, a long drive
         downfield.
         [PJC]
  
     12. an act of driving a vehicle, especially an automobile;
         the journey undertaken by driving an automobile; as, to
         go for a drive in the country.
         [PJC]
  
     13. the mechanism which causes the moving parts of a machine
         to move; as, a belt drive.
         [PJC]
  
     14. the way in which the propulsive force of a vehicle is
         transmitted to the road; as, a car with four-wheel drive,
         front-wheel drive, etc.
         [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  CD drive
      n 1: a drive that reads a compact disc and that is connected to
           an audio system

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