Definition of filename in English:

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filename

Pronunciation: /ˈfīlnām/

noun

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.

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Syllabification: file·name

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