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listbox

Syllabification: list·box
Pronunciation: /ˈlis(t)bäks
 
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Definition of listbox in English:

noun

Computing
A box on the screen that contains a list of options, only one of which can be selected.
Example sentences
  • When you type a character in the text box, the program does some simple speed selection and highlights the first entry in the list box that matches.
  • The customer is directed to access the part of its website where a screen is displayed with a list box of possible start locations, a list box of possible destinations and a table of ticket types.
  • All you have to do is to type your text in the box and select the language in the list box and there you get the text translated in a jiffy.

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