Origin of tau
Examples from the Web for tau
One of these things is tau, another protein used in cells to hold open channels so they can receive nutrients.Twenty Years of Alzheimer’s Research May Have Focused on the Wrong Protein|Elizabeth Lopatto|April 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gray broke the color barrier when he pledged Tau Epsilon Phi.
"You seem very certain we are not going to be rescued if we stay right here," Tau observed.
The gallows from which he is suspended forms a Tau cross, while the figure—from the position of the legs—forms a fylfot cross.The Illustrated Key to the Tarot|L. W. de Laurence
Mura produced a small flask and Tau opened it, passing it to Captain Jellico and so from hand to hand about the room.Plague Ship|Andre Norton
Delta and Tau, from the compression of the tongue, imitate stoppage of motion, or stationary condition.
But Tau was swaying so that Dane leaped to take the shock of the other's weight as he collapsed.
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Word Origin for tau
Word Origin and History for tau
nineteenth letter of the Greek alphabet, from Hebrew taw, last letter of the Hebrew alphabet, literally "sign, mark."