Category:English retronyms

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Recent additions to the category
  1. front slash
  2. Old West
  3. command-line interface
  4. foreslash
  5. conventional oven
  6. inside the box
  7. old media
  8. CISC
  9. brick and mortar
  10. 1G
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  1. command-line interface
  2. organic farming
  3. foreslash
  4. Viennese waltz
  5. Web 1.0
  6. paleoconservative
  7. Old Portuguese
  8. Primitive Irish
  9. live action
  10. reel-to-reel

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