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WYSIWYG (plural WYSIWYGs)
- (computing) Software that allows editing on screen what the printed version would be like; software with a what-you-see-is-what-you-get display interface.
2003, James H. Pence, How to Do Everything with HTML & XHTML, page 132:
- WYSIWYGs are helpful tools in that they enable you to create pages much more quickly
computer program that allows editing on screen what the printed version would be like