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[ tey ]
/ teɪ /
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noun Music.
ti1.
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Other definitions for te (2 of 3)

Te

or Teh

[ de ]
/ dɛ /

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)

Other definitions for te (3 of 3)

Te

Symbol, Chemistry.
tellurium.
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British Dictionary definitions for te (1 of 2)

te

ti

/ (tiː) /

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

Word Origin for te

see gamut

British Dictionary definitions for te (2 of 2)

Te

the chemical symbol for
tellurium
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Scientific definitions for te

Te

The symbol for tellurium.
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