Category:English retronyms

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Recent additions to the category
  1. plain text
  2. Red Delicious
  3. standard definition
  4. rotary phone
  5. mono
  6. paper book
  7. SDR
  8. digital clock
  9. PS1
  10. pedal cycle
Oldest pages ordered by last edit
  1. SD
  2. CLI
  3. CDA
  4. Sr
  5. CISC
  6. vaginal sex
  7. uppercase
  8. mono
  9. 78
  10. IRL

Fundamental » All languages » English » Terms by etymology » Retronyms

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

Pages in category "English retronyms"

The following 143 pages are in this category, out of 143 total.

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