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Pause

The pause icon consists of two vertical bars. It is sometimes bundled with the play icon on a toggle switch. It might have originated from the caesura symbol that is used in musical composition to denote a pause. It might also be a simple variation of the stop icon.

Historical occurrences: 

Reel-to-reel tape recorders 1960's

Concrete: 
7.0
Abstract: 
93.0
Logical: 
23.5
Arbitrary: 
76.5

Classification based on survey 1a data.

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