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backspacenoun [S]

uk   us   /ˈbæk.speɪs/
the key that you press on a computer keyboard to move the cursor (= symbol showing your place on the screen) to an earlier point
backspace
verb [I] uk   us  
to use the backspace key: It's OK - just backspace and type it again.
(Definition of backspace from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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