forward slash


noun

a short oblique stroke (/), or slash, especially one used in computer programming or to specify an Internet address or computer filename.

QUIZZES

Discover The Influence Of Portuguese On English Via This Quiz!
We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following bird names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH forward slash

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