Noun Definition

tab

1.Definition: a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet

Related Noun(s):pill, tablet, lozenge

Category: Objects

2.Definition: a short strip of material attached to or projecting from something in order to facilitate opening or identifying or handling it

"Pull the tab to open the can", "Files with a red tab will be stored separately", "The collar has a tab with a button hole", "The filing cards were organized by cards having indexed tabs"

Category: Objects

3.Definition: sensationalist journalism

Related Noun(s):tabloid

Category: General

4.Definition: the bill in a restaurant

Related Noun(s):check, chit

Category: General

5.Definition: the key on a typewriter or a word processor that causes a tabulation

Category: Objects