ti

ti

1 [tee]
noun, plural tis. Music.
1.
the syllable for the seventh tone of a diatonic scale.
2.
(in the fixed system of solmization) the tone B.
Also, te.
Compare sol-fa ( def 1 ).


Origin:
1835–45; substituted for si to avoid confusion with the sharp of sol. See gamut

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ti

2 [tee]
noun, plural tis.
a widely cultivated tropical plant, Cordyline terminalis, of the agave family, having narrow, leathery, often variegated leaves and yellowish, white, or reddish flowers.

Origin:
1830–40; < Polynesian

Ti

Symbol, Chemistry.
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te or ti (tiː)
 
n
music (in tonic sol-fa) the syllable used for the seventh note or subtonic of any scale
 
[see gamut]
 
ti or ti
 
n
 
[see gamut]

ti1 (tiː)
 
n
music a variant spelling of te

ti2 (tiː)
 
n , pl tis
1.  a woody palmlike agave plant, Cordyline terminalis, of the East Indies, having white, mauve, or reddish flowers. The sword-shaped leaves are used for garments, fodder, thatch, etc, and the root for food and liquor
2.  a similar and related plant, Cordyline australis, of New Zealand
 
[of Polynesian origin]

Ti
 
the chemical symbol for
titanium

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Ti
The symbol for the element titanium.

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Ti  
The symbol for titanium.
titanium   (tī-tā'nē-əm)  Pronunciation Key 
Symbol Ti
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.
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ti
Tigrinya
Ti
  1. titanium

  2. Titus

TI
time (shortwave transmission)
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