titi

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n titi small South American monkeys with long beautiful fur and long nonprehensile tail
    • n titi deciduous shrubby tree of eastern North America having deeply fissured bark and sprays of small fragrant white flowers and sour-tasting leaves
    • n titi tree of low-lying coastal areas of southeastern United States having glossy leaves and racemes of fragrant white flowers
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Titi A tree of the southern United States (Cliftonia monophylla) having glossy leaves and racemes of fragrant white flowers succeeded by one-seeded drupes; -- called also black titi buckwheat tree, and ironwood.
    • Titi Any related tree of the genus Cyrilla, often disting. as white titi.
    • n Titi (Zoöl) Same as Teetee.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n titi A species of wildcat indigenous to Bolivia and found also around Lake Titicaca. The name of the lake is derived from a rock on the island of Titicaca which bears natural marks resembling heads of cats. In the valleys of the eastern Bolivian Andes the titi is called mulu-mulu in Aymará.
    • n titi See tee-tee.
    • n titi Same as buckwheat-tree.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Titi a South American squirrel-monkey.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Orig. uncert

Usage

In literature:

It is in that keel that the titi huddle together.
"Les Misérables Complete in Five Volumes" by Victor Hugo
There ain't nothin' hity-tity about her, but she's got more common-sense than any woman I ever saw.
"Cap'n Eri" by Joseph Crosby Lincoln
Titi, titi, titi, titi, titi.
"The Alchemist" by Ben Jonson
The name of TITIES was given to this new tribe.
"History of Rome from the Earliest times down to 476 AD" by Robert F. Pennell
Taema and Titi were the names of two household gods in a family at the east end of the group.
"Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before" by George Turner
There was yet another, the reading of which is uncertain, though it may be Khidhi or Titi.
"Patriarchal Palestine" by Archibald Henry Sayce
Other colleges of priests were the Epulones, Curiones, Tities.
"Ten Great Religions" by James Freeman Clarke
ENT: ab'sent (-ee); ab'sence; en'tity; nonen'tity; omnipres'ent (Lat.
"New Word-Analysis" by William Swinton
Many an hour did "titi" and Leona spend together.
"The Forest Exiles" by Mayne Reid
Many an hour did "titi" and Leona spend together.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
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In news:

Miss Jessie's Miko and Titi were camera ready at CGC's Collective Expressions event (Image: Marlon Ajamu Myrie).
We're chatting with Miko and Titi Branch, the creators of Miss Jessie's haircare products.
Titi monkeys, six-inch tall endangered primates native to South America, can bring in up to $1000 apiece on Mexico's black market.
Eighteen little endangered titi monkeys, according to authorities.
Cecil Blaffer " Titi " von Fürstenberg, a patron of the arts and a member of a family that combined two great Texas oil fortunes.
She's staying in Colton with Tunde Akinremi and his wife, Titi, the amazing folks who brought her here.
The Madidi, or golden palace, is the newest of 30 species of titi monkeys, which are found only in South America.
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In science:

TABLE I: Number of formula units (Z), lattice parameters (˚A) and shortest Ti–Ti interatomic distances (˚A).
First-principles study of the optical properties of MgxTi(1-x)H2
It is more convenient to link the ℓ = 1 avoided crossing and this enabled them to conclude frequency of the avoided crossing to the equilibrium quanthat the star is in a post main sequence stage. tities.
Constraints on the core mu-gradient of the solar-like star HD 49385 via low-degree mixed modes
The results obtained and the conclusions achieved are presented in the following subsections according to the purpose of the protocol – data origin authentication or iden tity authentication.
Quantum Communication Complexity of Quantum Authentication Protocols
We assume that zi (cid:29)  so that transient tity in redshift space, when the \particle" Eulerian positerms have disappeared.
Perturbative Lagrangian Approach to Gravitational Instability
Titi for their thoughtful insights and remarks.
Nonlinear balance and exchange of stability in dynamics of solitons, peakons, ramps/cliffs and leftons in a 1+1 nonlinear evolutionary pde
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