Retronyms

retronym

[re-truh-nim]
noun
a term, as acoustic guitar, coined in modification of the original referent that was used alone, as guitar, to distinguish it from a later contrastive development, as electric guitar.

Origin:
1990–95, Americanism; retr(o)- + -onym

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retronym

noun
a word introduced because an existing term has become inadequate; "Nobody ever heard of analog clocks until digital clocks became common, so 'analog clock' is a retronym" 
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