back matter

noun

Definition of back matter

:matter following the main text of a book

Examples of back matter in a Sentence

  1. A list of geographical names appears in the back matter of the dictionary.

First Known Use of back matter

circa 1922


BACK MATTER Defined for English Language Learners

back matter

noun

Definition of back matter for English Language Learners

  • : the pages at the end of a book following the main part


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