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- (computing) A common prefix for escape characters.
- (computing) A path name component separator in some operating systems, predominantly Microsoft ones.
- Usually called the backslash
- Most operating systems use the slash ("/") as a path name component separator. This is by no means comprehensive however; Primos for example used ">". Microsoft OSes, such as Windows and DOS, are the major ones which use backslash as the separator.
- ﹨ (small form variant)