Pronunciation: (tang),[key] —n. 1. a strong taste or flavor.
2. the distinctive flavor or quality of a thing.
3. a pungent or distinctive odor.
4. a touch or suggestion of something; slight trace.
5. a long and slender projecting strip, tongue, or prong forming part of an object, as a chisel, file, or knife, and serving as a means of attachment for another part, as a handle or stock.
6. a surgeonfish.
—v.t. to furnish with a tang.
Pronunciation: (tang),[key] —n. a sharp ringing or twanging sound; clang.
—v.t., v.i. to ring or twang; clang.
Pronunciation: (täng),[key] —n. a dynasty in China,a.d. 618–907, marked by territorial expansion, the invention of printing, and the high development of poetry. Also,Tang.