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T

t

Pronunciation: (tē), [key]
n.,
pl. T's or Ts, t's or ts.

1. the 20th letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
2. any spoken sound represented by the letter T or t, as in tub, but, or butter.
3. something having the shape of a T.
4. a written or printed representation of the letter T or t.
5. a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter T or t.
6. to a T, exactly; perfectly: That job would suit you to a T. Also,to a tee.

T



Pronunciation: (tē), [key]
n. (sometimes l.c.)
T-shirt.

T




1. tera-.
2. Elect.tesla; teslas.
3. Physics.temperature.

T




Symbol.
1. the 20th in order or in a series, or, when I is omitted, the 19th.
2. (sometimes l.c.) the medieval Roman numeral for 160. Cf. Roman numerals.
3. surface tension.
4. Biochem.
a. threonine.
b. thymine.
5. Photog.See T number.
6. Physics.
a. tau lepton.
b. time reversal.
7. the launching time of a rocket or missile: T minus two.

T1,




triiodothyronine.

T2,




thyroxine.

t



Statistics.
1. a random variable having Student's t distribution.
2. the statistic employed in Student's t-test.

't




a shortened form of it, before or after a verb, as in 'twas, 'tis, do't, see't.

T-




U.S. Mil.(in designations of aircraft) trainer: T-11.

t-




Chem.tertiary.

-t




var. of -ed used in forming the past tense or past participle of certain verbs, usually occurring when the final consonant of the stem is voiceless, a lateral, or a nasal and there is internal vowel change in the root: slept; felt; dreamt.

T.




1. tablespoon; tablespoonful.
2. Territory.
3. Township.
4. Tuesday.

t.




1. Football.tackle.
2. taken from.
3. tare.
4. teaspoon; teaspoonful.
5. temperature.
6. in the time of.
7. tenor.
8. Gram.tense.
9. territory.
10. time.
11. tome.
12. ton.
13. town.
14. township.
15. transit.
16. transitive.
17. troy.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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