how to pronounce backspace

bækspɛɪs

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meanings of backspace

noun:

  1. The non-printable text character representing a backspace.
  2. A keyboard key used for removing a character behind the cursor, and moving the cursor one position backwards.
  3. The key on a typewriter that moves the head one position backwards.

verb:

  1. To remove a character behind a cursor.
  2. To move a magnetic tape to a previous block.

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