emacs

noun plural emacsen (ˈiːmæksən)

computing a powerful computer program used for creating and editing text, functioning primarily through keyboard commands

Nearby words

  1. em quad,
  2. em-,
  3. emaciate,
  4. emaciated,
  5. emaciation,
  6. emaculate,
  7. emagram,
  8. email,
  9. emalangeni,
  10. emanant

Word Origin for emacs

C20: from e (ditor mac (ro) s

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