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 (tĭ-tā′nē-ə, -tān′yə, tī-)
1. The queen of the fairies and wife of Oberon in medieval folklore.
2. A satellite of Uranus.

[From Latin Tītānia, the goddess Diana, sister to the sun, from feminine of Tītānius, of the Titans, from Tītān, Titan; see Titan.]
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(Elements & Compounds) another name for titanium dioxide


1. (European Myth & Legend) (in medieval folklore) the queen of the fairies and wife of Oberon
2. (Classical Myth & Legend) (in classical antiquity) a poetic epithet used variously to characterize Circe, Diana, Latona, or Pyrrha


(Celestial Objects) the largest of the satellites of Uranus and the second furthest from the planet
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(taɪˈteɪ ni ə)

synthetic rutile, TiO2, used as a gem.
[1920–25; titani (um) + -a4]


(tɪˈteɪ ni ə, taɪ-)

the wife of Oberon and the queen of fairyland in Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.titania - a white powder used as a pigment for its high covering power and durabilitytitania - a white powder used as a pigment for its high covering power and durability
oxide - any compound of oxygen with another element or a radical
pigment - dry coloring material (especially a powder to be mixed with a liquid to produce paint, etc.)
2.Titania - (Middle Ages) the queen of the fairies in medieval folklore
folklore - the unwritten lore (stories and proverbs and riddles and songs) of a culture
faerie, faery, fay, sprite - a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers
Dark Ages, Middle Ages - the period of history between classical antiquity and the Italian Renaissance
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References in classic literature ?
and then-and then think of the 'Tempest' -the 'Midsummer-Night's Dream'- Prospero Oberon-and Titania!
-- than if I had taken Queen Mab or Titania as my companion."
I never can remember names when I want to.) Tell a girl she is an angel, only more angelic than an angel; that she is a goddess, only more graceful, queenly, and heavenly than the average goddess; that she is more fairy-like than Titania, more beautiful than Venus, more enchanting than Parthenope; more adorable, lovely, and radiant, in short, than any other woman that ever did live, does live, or could live, and you will make a very favorable impression upon her trusting little heart.
Bhaer was Nick Bottom, and Tina was Titania, a perfect little fairy in his arms.
In company with her male colleague, the great American actor, Isidore Bruno, she was producing a particularly poetical and fantastic interpretation of Midsummer Night's Dream: in which the artistic prominence was given to Oberon and Titania, or in other words to Bruno and herself.
PHOTO | THOMAS RAJULA class="MsoNormalCxSpMiddleIn the nearby enchanted woods, the fairies and butterflies watch over their Queen Titania (Kayla Hotz) and King Oberon (Lawrence Ogina).
A dark adsorption step is employed prior to PCO test to bring titania catalyst to adsorption equilibrium with the pollutants.
Police were called to a house in Titania Street, East Belfast, in response to an early-morning incident.
The Malaysian team had proposed a research concept titled Nano-Palm Frond Titania Fibre (PFTF) Membrane for Industrial Waste Water Treatment (Reduction of Methylene Blue Dye and Hexavalent Chromium).
Their topics include titania nanomaterials as a future prospect, the enhanced photocatalytic activity of titania supported on different carbon allotropes for degrading pharmaceutical organic compounds, surface-modification and composite engineering metal chalcogenide electrodes for solar hydrogen production, photocatalysis based on silver phosphate: a brief review from fundamentals to applications, and modeling and optimizing the photocatalytic degradation process of 4-chlorophenol using response surface methodology and artificial neural networks.