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filename Line breaks: file|name
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪlneɪm/

Definition of filename in English:


An identifying name given to a computer file.
Example sentences
  • The protocol name is simply the filename, excluding any file extension.
  • One thing to watch out for when encrypting filenames is that filenames must remain valid after encryption.
  • You can see not only the address of the file being downloaded but the filename too.

Words that rhyme with filename

byname • forename
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