\ls

temporarily override alias of any command

say, someone has aliased ls to 'ls --color=always' and you want to temporarily override the alias (it does not override functions)
Sample Output
directory listing generated by unaliased command (/bin/ls in this case)

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By: libdave
2012-01-05 00:35:49

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What Others Think

Duplicate of 615.
kaedenn · 332 weeks and 2 days ago
I usually type in the full path to the command to make sure I'm using both the unaliased command and also to make sure I'm not launching something out of /usr/local/bin/
Mozai · 331 weeks and 2 days ago

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