The other two are da—meaning father—and te—an alternate spelling of ti.
A man like ti, my informant explains, buys jewels whenever he is in the money, to sell or hock when times are hard.
In particular, the ti report singled out “undisclosed conflicts of interest by government officials.”
The symbol for the element titanium.
The symbol for titanium.
A shiny, white metallic element that occurs in all kinds of rocks and soils. It is lightweight, strong, and highly resistant to corrosion. Titanium alloys are used especially to make parts for aircraft and ships. Atomic number 22; atomic weight 47.87; melting point 1,660°C; boiling point 3,287°C; specific gravity 4.54; valence 2, 3, 4. See Periodic Table.