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Questions about the Terminal application or its terminal emulation should use this tag. Use **command-line** for questions about shells or command-line programs that do not specifically involve Terminal.

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Apple's Terminal application (sometimes spelled “Terminal.app”) lets the user interact with their shell and other command-line programs. General shell and command-line related questions should use and optionally the specific shell if that's relevant to the post in question.

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