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Definition of "contents" []

  • Everything that is inside a container
  • All that is contained or dealt with in a discussion, piece of writing, etc; substance
  • A list, printed at the front of a book, of chapters or divisions together with the number of the first page of each
  • Plural form of content. (noun)

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  • That which is contained. (noun)
  • A table of contents, a list of chapters, etc. in a book, and the page numbers on which they start. (noun)
  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of content. (verb)

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Use "contents" in a sentence
  • "Just edit your template under the contents section increasing the #contents width from 600 to 800."
  • "That left me to write my own search routines which included input from Text Boxes sized and positioned directly above each column the user could search on ... unfortunately that also meant no room for a Label to describe what the user could search on, so I thought, "Why not put the label contents inside the TextBox?" and that lead me to build the"
  • "So, based on this misunderstanding of what it is in corn syrup that’s a problem – the fructose – these folks wrote up the label contents as pictured above."