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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

titi(n.)(pl.)tis.

  1. the musical syllable used for the seventh tone of the ascending diatonic scale.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of ti:

1835–45; substituted for si to avoid confusion with the sharp of sol. See gamut

titi(n.)(pl.)tis.

  1. any of various Australasian trees or shrubs of the genus Cordyline, of the agave family.

    Category: Plants

Origin of ti:

1830–40; < Polynesian; cf. Maori, Samoan ti

Ti*

  1. titanium.

    Category: Chemistry

* Chem. Symbol..

Princeton's WordNet

  1. titanium, Ti, atomic number 22(noun)

    a light strong grey lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong lightweight alloys (as for airplane parts); the main sources are rutile and ilmenite

  2. ti, Cordyline terminalis(noun)

    shrub with terminal tufts of elongated leaves used locally for thatching and clothing; thick sweet roots are used as food; tropical southeastern Asia, Australia and Hawaii

  3. ti, te, si(noun)

    the syllable naming the seventh (subtonic) note of any musical scale in solmization

Freebase

  1. Ti plant

    Cordyline fruticosa is an evergreen flowering plant in the Asparagus family, Asparagaceae, known by a wide variety of common names, including Cabbage Palm, Good Luck Plant, Palm Lily, Ti Plant, Kī, Lā‘ī, Tī Pore, Sī, Lauti, and ʻAutī. Formerly treated in the families Agavaceae and Laxmanniaceae, it is a woody plant growing up to 4 m tall, with leaves 30–60 cm long and 5–10-centimetre wide at the top of a woody stem. It produces 40–60-centimetre long panicles of small scented yellowish to red flowers that mature into red berries. It is native to tropical southeastern Asia, Papua New Guinea, Melanesia, northeastern Australia, the Indian Ocean, and parts of Polynesia. It is not native to either Hawaii or New Zealand but was introduced to both by Polynesian settlers.


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ten(adjective)

10 in number.

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