noun (tars, i)
- (anatomy) The part of the foot between the tibia and fibula and the metatarsus.
- (anatomy) Any of the seven bones in this part of the foot.
- A white bodied, wood consuming insect of the order Isoptera.
- (anatomy) The upper leg, between the hip and the knee.
nounsingular and plural
- Any one of numerous small insects of the order Thysanoptera, especially those which attack useful plants, as the grain thrips (Thrips cerealium).
Indicate that you are willing to receive marketing material by putting a in the box
- (context, fauna) A tiny woodland arthropod of the order Acarina.
- a mark ((unicode, âœ“)) made to indicate agreement, correctness or acknowledgement; checkmark
The steady of the clock provided a comforting background for the conversation.
- sheet that wraps around a mattress.
- A relatively quiet but sharp sound generally made repeatedly by moving machinery.
At midday, the long bond is up a .
- (trading) The minimum increment in which prices are quoted for a given instrument.
I'll be back in a .
- (colloquial) A short period of time, particularly a second.
I bought my groceries at the corner shop on .verb
- (context, UK, colloquial) short for 'ticket'. Credit, trust.
- To make a clicking noise similar to the movement of the hands in an analog clock.
- To make a tick mark.
- One of the fine branching tubes of the trachea of an insect, which penetrates the tissues to provide oxygen. Derived from diminutive of trachea.
- Any of various insects of the order Hemiptera and in particular of the suborder Heteroptera, that are wingless or have two pairs of wings, and have mouthparts adapted for piercing and sucking.
noun (plural tymbales)
- alternative spelling of timbal
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