Definition of WYSIWYG in English:

WYSIWYG

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Pronunciation: /ˈwɪzɪwɪg
 
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(also wysiwyg)

adjective

Computing
  • Denoting the representation of text on-screen in a form exactly corresponding to its appearance on a printout.

Origin

1980s: acronym from what you see is what you get.

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