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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. old media
  10. CISC
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. Primitive Irish
  2. AM
  3. standard
  4. CLI
  5. CDA
  6. Sr
  7. World War I
  8. CISC
  9. vaginal sex
  10. real number

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