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Mac - rsync folders with / in name

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Hello, we are trying to rsync several TB of data from some Mac external drives to another system. Several hundred folders have a / in the folder name. So a folder will be called things like
Accounting / Finance

I get that Mac does a translation to : and see whats happening there, but not sure how to deal with rsynch. Here are the types of errors we are getting

rsync: recv_generator: mkdir "/Volumes/Drive/Executive/Accounting : Finance" failed: Invalid argument (22)

That : between accounting and finance is a slash in the file name.

Anyone have any insight on how to get around this or perhaps another way to copy loads of info like this?
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