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noun
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a word, typically a noun, verb, adjective, or adverb, that carries semantic content, bearing reference to the world independently of its use within a particular sentence (distinguished from ).
/ˈkɒntɛnt/
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a word to which an independent meaning can be given by reference to a world outside any sentence in which the word may occur Compare function word, lexical meaning

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  • Conterminal

    [kuh n-tur-muh-nuh s] /kənˈtɜr mə nəs/ adjective 1. having a common boundary; bordering; contiguous. 2. meeting at the ends; without an intervening gap: In our calendar system, the close of one year is conterminous with the beginning of the next. 3. . /kənˈtɜːmɪnəs/ adjective 1. enclosed within a common boundary 2. meeting at the ends; […]

  • Conterminous

    [kuh n-tur-muh-nuh s] /kənˈtɜr mə nəs/ adjective 1. having a common boundary; bordering; contiguous. 2. meeting at the ends; without an intervening gap: In our calendar system, the close of one year is conterminous with the beginning of the next. 3. . /kənˈtɜːmɪnəs/ adjective 1. enclosed within a common boundary 2. meeting at the ends; […]



  • Conterminously

    [kuh n-tur-muh-nuh s] /kənˈtɜr mə nəs/ adjective 1. having a common boundary; bordering; contiguous. 2. meeting at the ends; without an intervening gap: In our calendar system, the close of one year is conterminous with the beginning of the next. 3. . /kənˈtɜːmɪnəs/ adjective 1. enclosed within a common boundary 2. meeting at the ends; […]

  • Contessa

    [kawn-tes-sah; English kuh n-tes-uh] /kɔnˈtɛs sɑ; English kənˈtɛs ə/ noun, plural contesse [kawn-tes-se] /kɔnˈtɛs sɛ/ (Show IPA). English, contessas. Italian. 1. . n. 1819, from Italian contessa, from Medieval Latin cometissa (see countess).



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