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ta

[tah] /tɑ/
interjection, British Slang.
1.
thank you.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; by infantile shortening and alteration

[tah] /tɑ/
noun
1.
the third letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin
< Arabic

ṭā

[tah] /tɑ/
noun
1.
the 16th letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin
< Arabic

TA

1.
teaching assistant.
3.
transit authority.

Ta

Symbol, Chemistry
1.

T&A

1.
Slang. tits and ass.
2.
tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy.
Also, T and A.
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British Dictionary definitions for ta

ta

/tɑː/
interjection
1.
(Brit, informal) thank you
Word Origin
C18: imitative of baby talk

Ta

Chemical symbol
1.
tantalum

TA

abbreviation (in Britain)
1.
Territorial Army (now superseded by TAVR)
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Word Origin and History for ta

1772, "natural infantile sound of gratitude" [Weekley].

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ta in Medicine

Ta
The symbol for the element tantalum.

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ta in Science
Ta  
The symbol for tantalum.
tantalum
  (tān'tə-ləm)   
Symbol Ta
A hard, heavy, gray metallic element that is highly resistant to corrosion at low temperatures. It is used to make light-bulb filaments, surgical instruments, and glass for camera lenses. Atomic number 73; atomic weight 180.948; melting point 2,996°C; boiling point 5,425°C; specific gravity 16.6; valence 2, 3, 4, 5. See Periodic Table.
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Slang definitions & phrases for ta

TA

adjective phrase

: They turned it into a T and A show

noun phrase

A display of female bosoms and bottoms; a show featuring such display; cheesecake: the realm of feminine esthetics or, as it is known in the profession, TA/ To enliven their product they call for T and A (1972+)

[fr tits plus ass]


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ta in Technology
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Related Abbreviations for ta

ta

Tamil

Ta

tantalum

TA

  1. teaching assistant
  2. teaching associate
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