sayA human may "say" things to a computer by typing them on a terminal. "To list a directory verbosely, say "ls -l"." Tends to imply a newline-terminated command (a "sentence"). A computer may "say" things to you, even if it doesn't have a speech synthesiser, by displaying them on a terminal in response to your commands. This usage often confuses mundanes. [Jargon File]
sausage code ♦ SAVE ♦ save ♦ save as ♦ say ♦ sb ♦ SB AWE32 ♦ SBCS ♦ SBD ♦ SBE
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