Category:English retronyms

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  1. walk-up
  2. corn on the cob
  3. Middle English
  4. front slash
  5. Old West
  6. command-line interface
  7. foreslash
  8. conventional oven
  9. old media
  10. CISC
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  1. old media
  2. command-line interface
  3. AM
  4. SD
  5. CLI
  6. CDA
  7. Sr
  8. CISC
  9. vaginal sex
  10. uppercase

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