backspace

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Synonyms for backspace

the typewriter key used for back spacing

hit the backspace key on a computer or typewriter keyboard

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For fast and easy backspacing and deleting, an ergonomic Erase-Eaze backspace key is located on the left side of a split spacebar.
The user's eyes and hands never need to leave their standard position, making backspacing and deleting more comfortable and efficient.
An ergonomic Erase-Eaze backspace key, located on the left side of a split spacebar, makes corrections and backspacing faster and easier.
Fortunately, there is no one here to observe my improvisation, which is filled with unbearable pauses as I contemplate what to say next and dominated by the irregular rhythms of double-clicking, deleting, and backspacing.