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file·name ex·ten·sion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. extension, filename extension, file name extensionnoun

    a string of characters beginning with a period and followed by one or more letters; the optional second part of a PC computer filename

    "most applications provide extensions for the files they create"; "most BASIC files use the filename extension .BAS"

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  1. filename extensionnoun

    A file extension.

Freebase

  1. Filename extension

    A filename extension is a suffix to the name of a computer file applied to indicate the encoding of its contents or usage. Examples of filename extensions are .png, .jpeg, .exe, .dmg and .txt. Some file systems limit the length of the extension while others do not. Unix filesystems accept the separator dot as a legal character.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of filename extension in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of filename extension in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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