te

[tey]

noun Music.


Te

or Teh

[de]

noun

(in philosophical Taoism) the virtue or power inherent in a person or thing existing in harmony with the Tao.

Origin of Te

< Chinese (Wade-Giles) te2, (pinyin)

Te

Symbol, Chemistry.

T&E

or T and E

travel and entertainment.

morituri te salutamus

[moh-ri-too-ree te sah-loo-tah-moo s; English mawr-i-too r-ahy tee sal-yoo-tey-uh s, -tyoo r-ahy, -too r-ee, -tyoo r-ee]

Latin.

we who are about to die salute you: said by Roman gladiators to the emperor.
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te

ti

noun

music (in tonic sol-fa) the syllable used for the seventh note or subtonic of any scale

Word Origin for te

see gamut

Te

the chemical symbol for

tellurium
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te in Medicine

Te

The symbol for the elementtellurium
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te in Science

Te

The symbol for tellurium.

tellurium

[tĕ-lurē-əm]

Te

A metalloid element that occurs as either a brittle, shiny, silvery-white crystal or a gray or brown powder. Small amounts of tellurium are used to improve the alloys of various metals. Atomic number 52; atomic weight 127.60; melting point 449.5°C; boiling point 989.8°C; specific gravity 6.24; valence 2, 4, 6. See Periodic Table.
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