Category:English retronyms

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  1. old media
  2. CISC
  3. brick and mortar
  4. 1G
  5. natural language
  6. analog clock
  7. real tennis
  8. snail mail
  9. 8.3
  10. 78
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  1. conventional warfare
  2. full bathroom
  3. live action
  4. organic farming
  5. luggable
  6. command line interface
  7. paleoconservative
  8. manual transmission
  9. PATA
  10. monophonic

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