What is the difference between Tabs and Tablets?

The difference between tabs and tablets

is that “tabs” is a small flap or strip of material attached to something, for holding, manipulation, identification, opening etc and “tablets” is a slab of clay used for inscription.

tabs

tablets

Noun

  • A small flap or strip of material attached to something, for holding, manipulation, identification, opening etc.
  • (by extension, graphical user interface) A navigational widget, resembling a physical tab, for switching between documents or sets of controls.
  • (graphical user interface) The page or form associated with such a navigational widget.

Exemple

  • He pulls off his belt, cursing as the studs catch in the tabs of his jeans.
  • How many tabs are open in your Web browser?

Verb

  • To affix with tabs; to label.

Noun

  • A slab of clay used for inscription.
  • (religion) A short scripture written by the founders of the Bahá’í faith.
  • A pill; a small, easily swallowed portion of a substance.
  • A block of several sheets of blank paper that are bound together at the top; pad of paper.
  • (computing) A graphics tablet.
  • (computing) A tablet computer, a type of portable computer.
  • (Scotland) A confection made from sugar, condensed milk and butter, produced in flat slabs.
  • (rail transport) A type of round token giving authority for a train to proceed over a single-track line.

Examples

  • Many people take vitamin tablets as a food supplement.
  • Take a full-size writing tablet and follow these steps.

Verb

  • (transitive) To form (a drug, etc.) into tablets.