in reply to Re: Perl Etymology, a Recondite Listin thread Perl Etymology, a Recondite List
Ah, yes. It seems retronym is a word, but the wrong one. From dictionary.com:
Backronym is indeed the correct word here.
An organised event
A traditional gathering
With family and friends
I don't celebrate the New Year
Adjusting my clocks for the Leap Second
I can't remember
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