from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A name given to a computer file to distinguish it from other files, often containing an extension that classifies it by type.
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- n. The name assigned to a collection of records (i.e. lines) within a filesystem.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (computer science) the name given to a computer file in order to distinguish it from other files; may contain an extension that indicates the type of file
file + name (Wiktionary)