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tine

 (tīn)
n.
1. A branch of a deer's antlers.
2. A prong on an implement such as a fork or pitchfork.

[Middle English, from Old English tind.]

tined (tīnd) adj.

tine

(taɪn)
n
1. a slender prong, esp of a fork
2. (Zoology) any of the sharp terminal branches of a deer's antler
[Old English tind; related to Old Norse tindr, Old High German zint]
tined adj

tine

(taɪn)

n.
a sharp, projecting point or prong, as of a fork.
Also, esp. Brit., tyne.
[before 900; late Middle English tyne, Middle English tind, Old English]
tined, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tine - prong on a fork or pitchfork or antlertine - prong on a fork or pitchfork or antler
fork - cutlery used for serving and eating food
pitchfork - a long-handled hand tool with sharp widely spaced prongs for lifting and pitching hay
prong - a pointed projection
Translations

tine

[taɪn] N [of fork] → diente m; [of pitchfork] → púa f

tine

[ˈtaɪn] n [fork] → dent f

tine

n (of fork)Zinke f; (of antlers)Ende nt, → Sprosse f