a random variable having Student's t distribution.
the statistic employed in Student's t-test.
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Question 1 of 7
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Definition for t (2 of 12)
a shortened form of it, before or after a verb, as in 'twas, 'tis, do't, see't.
Definition for t (3 of 12)
[ tee ]
/ ti /
noun, plural T's or Ts, t's or ts.
the 20th letter of the English alphabet, a consonant.
any spoken sound represented by the letter T or t, as in tub, but, or butter.
something having the shape of a T.
a written or printed representation of the letter T or t.
a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter T or t.
Definition for t (4 of 12)
[ tee ]
/ ti /
noun (sometimes lowercase)
Definition for t (5 of 12)
Electricity. tesla; teslas.
Definition for t (6 of 12)
the 20th in order or in a series, or, when I is omitted, the 19th.
(sometimes lowercase) the medieval Roman numeral for 160.Compare Roman numerals.
Chemistry. tritium. Also T
Photography. T number.
- tau lepton.
- time reversal.
the launching time of a rocket or missile: T minus two.
Definition for t (7 of 12)
Definition for t (8 of 12)
U.S. Military. (in designations of aircraft) trainer: T-11.
Definition for t (9 of 12)
variant of -ed1 used in forming the past tense or past participle of certain verbs, usually occurring when the final consonant of the stem is voiceless, a lateral, or a nasal and there is internal vowel change in the root: slept; felt; dreamt.
Definition for t (10 of 12)
in the time of.
Origin of t.1
From the Latin word tempore
Definition for t (11 of 12)
Definition for t (12 of 12)
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British Dictionary definitions for t (1 of 6)
/ (tiː) /
noun plural t's, T's or Ts
the 20th letter and 16th consonant of the modern English alphabet
a speech sound represented by this letter, usually a voiceless alveolar stop, as in tame
- something shaped like a T
- (in combination)a T-junction
to a T in every detail; perfectlythe work suited her to a T
British Dictionary definitions for t (2 of 6)
statistics See Student's t
British Dictionary definitions for t (3 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for t (4 of 6)
Thailand (international car registration)
British Dictionary definitions for t (5 of 6)
British Dictionary definitions for t (6 of 6)
Word Origin for t.
(sense 4) Latin: in the time of
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Medical definitions for t (1 of 3)
Medical definitions for t (2 of 3)
The symbol for the isotopetritium
Medical definitions for t (3 of 3)
tetanus toxoids vaccine
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Scientific definitions for t
Abbreviation of temperature, tesla, thymine
The symbol for the isotope tritium.
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Idioms and Phrases with t
see dot the i's and cross the t's; to a T.
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