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Ti 1

The symbol for titanium.

Ti 2

abbr. Bible
Titus

ti 1

 (tē)
n. Music
The seventh tone in the diatonic scale in solfeggio.

[Alteration of si.]

ti 2

 (tē)
n. pl. tis
A tropical ornamental shrub (Cordyline fruticosa) native to Southeast Asia and Polynesia, having a terminal tuft of long narrow leaves and panicles of white, yellowish, or reddish flowers.

[Tahitian and Maori .]

ti

(tiː)
n
(Music, other) music a variant spelling of te

ti

(tiː)
n, pl tis
1. (Plants) 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. (Plants) a similar and related plant, Cordyline australis, of New Zealand
[of Polynesian origin]

Ti

the chemical symbol for
(Elements & Compounds) titanium

ti1

(ti)

n., pl. tis.
the musical syllable used for the seventh tone of the ascending diatonic scale.
[1835–45; substituted for si to avoid confusion with the sharp of sol. See gamut]

ti2

(ti)

n., pl. tis.
any of various Australasian trees or shrubs of the genus Cordyline, of the agave family.
[1830–40; < Polynesian; compare Maori, Samoan ti]

Ti


Chem. Symbol.
titanium.

Ti

The symbol for titanium.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ti - a light strong grey lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong lightweight alloys (as for airplane parts)Ti - a light strong grey lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong lightweight alloys (as for airplane parts); the main sources are rutile and ilmenite
aeroplane, airplane, plane - an aircraft that has a fixed wing and is powered by propellers or jets; "the flight was delayed due to trouble with the airplane"
metal, metallic element - any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
ilmenite - a weakly magnetic black mineral found in metamorphic and plutonic rocks; an iron titanium oxide in crystalline form; a source of titanium
rutile - a mineral consisting of titanium dioxide in crystalline form; occurs in metamorphic and plutonic rocks and is a major source of titanium
2.ti - shrub with terminal tufts of elongated leaves used locally for thatching and clothing; thick sweet roots are used as food; tropical southeastern Asia, Australia and Hawaii
Cordyline, genus Cordyline - Asiatic and Pacific trees or shrubs; fragments of the trunk will regrow to form whole plants
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
3.ti - the syllable naming the seventh (subtonic) note of any musical scale in solmization
solfa syllable - one of the names for notes of a musical scale in solmization
Translations

ti

[tiː] N (Mus) → si m

ti

[tiː] n (Mus) → si m inv