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Category:English retronyms

Recent additions to the category
  1. walk-up
  2. corn on the cob
  3. Middle English
  4. front slash
  5. Old West
  6. command-line interface
  7. foreslash
  8. conventional oven
  9. inside the box
  10. old media
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. AM
  2. CLI
  3. CDA
  4. Sr
  5. CISC
  6. vaginal sex
  7. real number
  8. uppercase
  9. 78
  10. IRL

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English terms that serve as new unique names for older objects or concepts whose previous names became ambiguous.