Ti meaning

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Ti is the syllable referring to the seventh tone on the diatonic scale, or a woody plant in the agave family and the genus Cordyline.

An example of ti is the tone that comes after la.

An example of a ti is a plant from which the roots make liquor.

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The seventh tone in the diatonic scale in solfeggio.
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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.
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Titus.
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(music) A syllable representing the seventh tone of the diatonic scale.
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A Polynesian and Australian woody plant (genus Cordyline) of the agave family: the leaves are used for thatch, garments, fodder, etc., and the roots are used for food and liquor.
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Timothy.
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Titus.
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Titanium.
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(Texas Instruments, Inc., Dallas, TX, www.ti.com) A leading semiconductor manufacturer founded in 1930 as Geophysical Service, an independent contractor specializing in petroleum exploration using sound waves (reflection seismograph method). In 1938, it spun off Geophysical Services, Inc. a Delaware subsidiary to do explorations for others. The parent company was later renamed Coronado Corporation, which ultimately dissolved in 1945.In 1941, GSI was purchased by three employees and one of the original founders. The next day, the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor, and the company found itself making equipment that would find enemy submarines, not just oil.In 1951, GSI's name was changed to Texas Instruments, and soon after began making transistors via a licensing arrangement with Western Electric. In 1954, TI pioneered the first commercial production of transistors made from silicon, and in that same year, introduced the first pocket-sized transistor radio.In 1958, TI's Jack Kilby demonstrated the first integrated circuit (IC), which incorporated several transistors on a single chip. Three years later, it demonstrated a working computer using ICs that were six cubic inches in size and weighed only 10 ounces. TI produced a complete computer on a chip (microcontroller) in 1971.In the early 1980s, TI made a large number of low-priced 99/4a home computers. It later introduced desktop PCs, but then discontinued them. A line of notebook PCs was offered for several years, but this mobile computing part of the business was sold to the Acer Group in 1997.As the first to commercialize the silicon transistor, pocket radio, integrated circuit, handheld calculator, single-chip computer and the LISP chip, TI has a long history of contributions to the electronics and computer industry.
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(music) A syllable used in solfège to represent the seventh note of a major scale.
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(botany) The good luck plant, Cordyline fruticosa, an evergreen shrub.
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(biblical) Abbreviation of Timothy.
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Origin of ti

  • Tahitian Maori

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Alteration of si

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From a Polynesian language, related to Hawaiian kÄ«.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Latin.

    From Wiktionary