Category:English retronyms

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Recent additions to the category
  1. Old West
  2. command-line interface
  3. front slash
  4. foreslash
  5. conventional oven
  6. inside the box
  7. old media
  8. CISC
  9. brick and mortar
  10. 1G
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. wetware
  2. muzzleloader
  3. dial-up
  4. monophonic
  5. snow-skiing
  6. black powder
  7. dead tree
  8. unplugged
  9. rugby union
  10. 2WD

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