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Del

An internal DOS/Windows command that erases a file from the disk. When a file is deleted from the command line, it cannot be retrieved from the recycle bin, so "be careful!" However, files deleted from Windows Explorer are saved in the recycle bin. Del and Erase are two forms of the command.

DELETING FILES
Following are examples of deleting single and multiple files:
del old.txt     erase OLD.TXT
  del *.txt       erase all TXT files

   or

  erase old.txt   erase OLD.TXT
  erase *.txt     erase all TXT files

DEL

On drawings, abbr. for “delineation.”
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Si los hombres se quedan, no tienen otra opcion que trabajar en el campo o manejan un autobus o un camion", dice Pilar Mendez, cuyo hermano, Edison, ahora es un heroe nacional del deporte despues de su actuacion en Japon.
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With more than 100 years of experience producing good-for-you products, Del Monte has a long-standing relationship with its growers and partners with them to enhance farming practices, like creating the optimal crop rotation plan, which is essential in controlling insects and in avoiding diseases.
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