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read-only attribute

A file attribute that, when turned on, indicates that a file can only be read, but not updated or erased.



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re-tweetread-only memory
Reachoutread-only rights
reactionwareread receipt
readread rights
read and write iPad flash driveread the f***ing manual
read channelread-while-write
read cycleread/write
read errorread/write channel
read notificationread/write head
read onlyread/write memory

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