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2 definitions found
 for excl
From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  excl
   /eks'kl/, n.
  
      Abbreviation for ?exclamation point?. See bang, shriek, ASCII.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (18 March 2015) :

  exclamation mark
  !
  excl
  exclamation point
  shriek
  
      The character "!" with ASCII code 33.
  
     Common names: bang; pling; excl (/eks'kl/); shriek; ITU-T:
     exclamation mark, exclamation point (US).  Rare: factorial;
     exclam; smash; cuss; boing; yell; wow; hey; wham; eureka;
     soldier; INTERCAL: spark-spot.
  
     The Commonwealth Hackish, "pling", is common among Acorn
     Archimedes owners.  Bang is more common in the USA.
  
     The occasional CMU usage, "shriek", is also used by APL
     fans and mathematicians, especially category theorists.
  
     Exclamation mark is used in C and elsewhere as the logical
     operation+({NOT">negation operation ({NOT).
  
     (1998-09-17)
  

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