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  1. file shreddernoun

    A software program designed to overwrite the contents of a data file to prevent recovery of the file contents. In addition, File Shredder software may also be used to overwrite the unused sections of a hard drive (freespace) to erase previously deleted files. The number of overwrites as well as the pattern of data used in the overwrite function vary from program to program.

  2. Etymology: Analogous to a paper shredder

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of file shredder in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of file shredder in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • फ़ाइल बहुत तकलीफHindi
  • файловый шредерRussian
  • подрібнювач файлівUkrainian

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