Pronunciation: /dɪsk/ Explain

A disk and a circle
Figure 1: Disk.

A disk is a circular, two-dimensional solid. A disk can be described as a circle that is filled in. Disk can also be spelled disc.


  1. McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, disk. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 63. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book

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McAdams, David E. Disk. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. https://www.allmathwords.org/en/d/disk.html.

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12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
7/4/2018: Removed broken links, updated license, implemented new markup, implemented new Geogebra protocol. (McAdams, David E.)
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