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Texas tower a tall platform or structure, built offshore, that is used to support radar or navigation equipment.
Tex-Mex (informal) characterized or influenced by both Mexican and Texan elements, as cooking or architecture.
text the body of a printed work as distinguished from its title, headings, notes, and the like. [8 definitions]
textbook a book used as the basis for instruction in or study of a specific subject.
text box a box on a computer screen that allows the user to type in text that can then be used by the program.
textile a woven or knitted fabric. [4 definitions]
text message a short message typed on the keypad of a cellular phone and transmitted to another cellular phone. Text messages often employ shortened forms of words, which may also include numbers to represent sounds within words or to represent whole words; text. [3 definitions]
textual of, in, or relating to a text. [2 definitions]
textual criticism the scholarly study of a written text, as to determine authorship or the original or most authoritative version.
texture the appearance or feel of something, esp. a surface, resulting from the nature or arrangement of the substance or material that constitutes it. [3 definitions]
textureless combined form of texture.
TGIF abbreviation of "Thank God it's Friday."
-th1 quality; condition. [2 definitions]
-th2 used to form ordinal numbers.
Th symbol of the chemical element thorium.
Thai a native or citizen of Thailand, or a descendant thereof; Thailander; Siamese. [3 definitions]
Thailand a Southeast Asian country in Indochina between Myanmar, Laos, and Cambodia.
thalamus the part of the forebrain through which sensory impulses are sent to the cerebral cortex. [2 definitions]
thalassemia an inherited form of anemia caused by abnormal production of hemoglobin.
thalassic of, pertaining to, or found in the seas or oceans. [2 definitions]
thalidomide a crystalline solid formerly used as a sedative and tranquilizer, withdrawn from the market after having been shown to cause fetal abnormalities when taken by pregnant women.