• WordNet 3.6
    • n tach measuring instrument for indicating speed of rotation
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n tach A hook, catch, clasp. or other fastening.
    • tach To fasten; fix in place; affix; attach.
    • tach To seize upon; take (a thief).
    • tach To make an attack; deliver an assault: with on or upon.
    • n tach Touchwood.
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In literature:

I'll tach him a lesson, if it's the last thing I ever do.
"The White Christmas and other Merry Christmas Plays" by Walter Ben Hare
Sir Etienne P. Tache, M.L.C., premier; Hon.
"Canada" by J. G. Bourinot
An' ye'll tache me to get those heavenly feelings, I'll jist follow the road ye have taken.
"Live to be Useful" by Anonymous
Sir Etienne P. Tache, premier; Hon.
"Wilmot and Tilley" by James Hannay
I'll take that painter and 'tach it to the boat.
"Ruth Fielding At College" by Alice B. Emerson
Blanche Tache, ford of, 240.
"A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)" by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
I'll tache him to refuse a frind, says he.
"Ireland as It Is" by Robert John Buckley (AKA R.J.B.)
"The Fathers of Confederation" by A. H. U. Colquhoun
He once lived wi' a Scotchman that tached him the mysteries o' that craft, as they say.
"Shirley" by Charlotte Brontë
The white folks didn't want them to git 'tached to each other.
"Slave Narratives: a Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves." by Work Projects Administration

In news:

Alex Falk revs his RPMs higher than anyone and he admits even he doesn't know how much the tach can take.
This car is a very rare car from the factory shaker hood, to the factory tach.
Hatfield, PA — Paul E Tache , age 70, of Hatfield, Pa. Died Sunday, September 23, after being stricken at his residence.
He was the husband of Pauline M (Allard) Tache .
Born in Salem, he was the son of Beatrice (Chaput) Tache -Bergeron of Peabody, and the late Eudore Tache .
At La Tache , Blackbird alum Dale Levitski likes to tweak the classics – Birth of a Bistro Nation.
Nail the go-pedal and watch the tach climb.
There you stand in somebody's backyard or garage, your eyes a little bit wide and your pulse taching up.
Instead of the tach going to the expected 2,850 rpm , it went all the way to 3,000.

In science:

Here the Fock space associated with the vector and those with the xµ and xm dependent part of the scalar field Φ(xµ , xm) are designated by vec, tach, sol respectively.
Note on Open String/D-brane System and Noncommutative Soliton