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for terminal emulator
From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :
A program that allows a computer to act like
a (particular brand of) terminal, e.g. a vt-100. The
computer thus appears as a terminal to the host computer and
accepts the same escape sequences for functions such as
cursor positioning and clearing the screen.
xterm is a terminal emulator for the X Window System.
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