What does tec mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. detective, investigator, tec, police detectivenoun

    a police officer who investigates crimes


  1. tecnoun

    A detective.

  2. Etymology: Shortening.


  1. tec

    The term "TEC" lacks a general definition as it is primarily used as an abbreviation or acronym in various contexts. For instance, in technology, it could stand for Thermoelectric Cooler. In education, it might be short for Teacher Education College. Therefore, the meaning of "TEC" greatly depends on the context it's used in.

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  1. TEC

    What does TEC stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the TEC acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. TEC

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Tec is ranked #76533 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Tec surname appeared 251 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Tec.

    86.4% or 217 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    6.7% or 17 total occurrences were White.
    6.3% or 16 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. etc.

  2. CET

  3. ECT

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tec in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tec in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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    greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
    • A. usurious
    • B. tantamount
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