1. contents a list of divisions and the pages on which they start
  2. contentious showing an inclination to disagree
  3. contagious capable of being transmitted by infection
  4. contiguous having a common boundary or edge
  5. continuous moving in time or space without interruption
  6. contestee a winner whose victory is contested
  7. cant dog a stout lever with a sharp spike; used for handling logs
  8. countess female equivalent of a count or earl
  9. Contopus pewees
  10. contest a struggle between rivals
  11. Contras a Nicaraguan counterrevolutionary guerrilla force from 1979 to 1990; it opposed a left-wing government, with support from the United States
  12. contuse injure the underlying soft tissue or bone of
  13. canted departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal
  14. candidacy the campaign of a candidate to be elected
  15. contender the contestant you hope to defeat
  16. count down count backwards; before detonating a bomb, for example
  17. contadino an Italian farmer
  18. contumacy obstinate rebelliousness and insubordination
  19. countless very many; too numerous to be numbered
  20. contemptuous expressing extreme scorn

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