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tectonic plate any of the several segments of Earth's crust and upper mantle that move in relation to one another causing such phenomena as continental drift and volcanic eruptions.
tectonics (used with a sing. verb) the study of structural geology. [2 definitions]
ted to spread out or scatter (freshly cut grass) for drying.
teddy a woman's short one-piece undergarment, consisting of panties with a chemise top.
teddy bear any of several children's toys made to look like a bear, filled with soft stuffing and covered with furlike plush.
Te Deum a religious hymn sung as part of Christian rituals to praise God. [2 definitions]
tedious long and boring; dull; wearisome.
tedium the state or condition of being tedious, dull, or wearisome; monotony.
tee1 the letter "T" or "t". [2 definitions]
tee2 the cleared, often raised area from which play begins on a golf hole. [3 definitions]
tee-hee to giggle or snicker, usu. in a nervous or silly manner. [2 definitions]
teem to have in abundance; swarm (usu. fol. by "with").
-teen a form of "ten," used in the cardinal numbers from "thirteen" to "nineteen".
teen shortened form of "teenager," a person who is of an age between thirteen and nineteen. [2 definitions]
teenage of, concerning, being, or characteristic of a person or people of ages thirteen through nineteen.
teenager a person of age thirteen through nineteen.
teens the numbers thirteen through nineteen, esp. as they refer to years in a person's life or in a century. [2 definitions]
teeny (informal) very small; tiny.
tee off to begin play in a game of golf or on a single hole. [4 definitions]
teepee variant of tepee.
tee shirt variant of T-shirt.