Category:English retronyms

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

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