Definition of combo box in US English:

combo box


  • A type of dialogue box containing a combination of controls, such as sliders, text boxes, and drop-down lists.

    • ‘Now, from the Inspector window, select the Size item from the combo box at the top to set the auto-sizing properties of the NSImageView object.’
    • ‘Now, click on the drop-down combo box and choose the search engine that you are targeting.’
    • ‘In Excel 97, you would click on the Data menu, click on the Sort menu item, choose KEI from the drop-down combo box named ‘Sort by’, click on the ‘Descending’ option next to it, and then click on OK.’