continent (n.)
embodiment, summation, digest
Ham V.ii.110[Osrick to Hamlet, of Laertes] the continent of what part a gentleman would see
LLL IV.i.110.1[Boyet to and of Rosaline] my continent of beauty
MV III.ii.130[Bassanio to all] Here's the scroll, / The continent and summary of my fortune
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