file name

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filename (ˈfaɪlˌneɪm)
 
n
an arrangement of characters that enables a computer system to permit the user to have access to a particular file

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filename   (fīl'nām')  Pronunciation Key 
A name given to a computer file to distinguish it from other computer files. Filenames often contain an extension that classifies the file by type.
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