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Meaning of "tex" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TEX

From French, from textiletextile.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TEX

tex play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TEX

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Tex is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TEX MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of tex in the English dictionary

The definition of tex in the dictionary is a unit of weight used to measure the density of yarns. It is equal to 1 gram per 1000 metres.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TEX

text
text editor
text file
text message
text messaging
text neck
text processing
textbook
textbookish

WORDS THAT END LIKE TEX

Amex
apex
Artex
complex
duplex
Essex
ex
fedex
flex
forex
group sex
hex
index
latex
lex
reflex
Rex
sex
Sussex
unisex

Synonyms and antonyms of tex in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «tex» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TEX

Find out the translation of tex to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of tex from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «tex» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

TEX
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tex
570 millions of speakers

English

tex
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

टेक्स
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

تكس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

текс
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tex
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

টেক্স
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

tex
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tex
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

tex
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

テックス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

텍스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Tex
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

tex
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டெக்ஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

टेक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Teksas
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

tex
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

tex
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

текс
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

tex
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

tex
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

tex
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

tex
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

tex
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tex

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TEX»

The term «tex» is very widely used and occupies the 7.597 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Principal search tendencies and common uses of tex
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «tex».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TEX» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «tex» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «tex» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about tex

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TEX»

Discover the use of tex in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to tex and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Beginner’s Book of TEX
Digital typesetting consists in darkening the appropriate pixels (tiny squares) of this mesh, in patterns corresponding to each character and symbol of the text being set.
Raymond Seroul, Silvio Levy, Silvio Vieira Ferreira Levy, 1991
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TeX Unbound: LaTeX & TeX Strategies for Fonts, Graphics, & More
This unique book provides this assistance, containing many examples and summaries of procedures to follow. TeX Unbound will be the reference of choice for every writer wishing to express technical information.
Alan Hoenig, 1998
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The Joy of TEX: A Gourmet Guide to Typesetting with the ...
Appendices list handy summaries of frequently used and more esoteric symbols. This manual is useful for technical typists as well as scientists who prepare their own manuscripts.
Michael Spivak, 1990
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TEX
This primer provides the reader with sufficient information to tackle the majority of tasks with T[EX. Explaining the approach of TEX and the "context" into which it fits.
Malcolm Clark, 1992
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TeX Reference Manual
Each example is typeset verbatim in a style which is easy to read and experiment with.TeX Reference Manualalso just typesets the example, so you can see what it makes, and explains how the example works.
David Bausum, 2002
6
Modern TEX and Its Applications
A PC-compatible disk containing examples, extra typefaces and even a ready-to-run restricted version of TEX is included with the book.
Michael Vulis, 1992
7
Tejano Proud: Tex-Mex Music in the Twentieth Century
Chronicles the history of Tex-Mex music in the twentieth century, discussing its origins in Mexican culture, the diversity and complexity of the music, its importance to Mexican Texas culture in the context of Anglo-Mexican relations.
Guadalupe San Miguel, 2002
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Tex
S. E. Hinton. ting around the office, but I had a strong feeling that Lem didn't belong in the city. There are people who go places and people who stay and Lem should have stayed. Mrs. Johnson called me into her office when I got back. “Tex ...
S. E. Hinton, 1989
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Tex McCrary: Wars-Women-Politics, An Adventurous Life Across ...
At last someone has discovered one of the most fascinating lives of the 20th century. As a crusading journalist, John Reagan 'Tex' McCrary led the way from newspapering into radio and television.
Charles J. Kelly, 2009
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Tex Avery: A Unique Legacy, 1942-1955
Floriane Place-Verghnes examines the work of this great American animator.
Floriane Place-Verghnes, 2006

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TEX»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term tex is used in the context of the following news items.
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Collapsed I-10 bridge given an A rating just last year
Inspectors gave the eastbound portion of the Tex Wash Bridge a "sufficiency rating" of 91.5 out of 100, according to the Federal Highway Administration. «The Desert Sun, Jul 15»
2
Tex McDonald sentenced for armed takeover of Chukchansi casino
Tex McDonald received a sentence he expected Thursday, but one his attorney says brought him great relief. The Madera County District Attorney says he read ... «ABC30.com, Jul 15»
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Tex Ortiz found guilty of kidnapping his own daughter
Tex Ortiz took the stand Wednesday and told the jury hearing his case on charges he kidnapped his 2-year-old daughter that he fled with the girl out of fear that ... «Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, May 15»
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Terex (TEX) Stock is Tanking After Wide Earnings Miss
"We rate TEREX CORP (TEX) a HOLD. The primary factors that have impacted our rating are mixed - some indicating strength, some showing weaknesses, with ... «TheStreet.com, Apr 15»
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Why Terex Corporation (TEX) Stock Jumped 11% Today
What: Industrial lift and material handling equipment maker Terex Corporation (NYSE:TEX) saw its stock jump as much as 11% this morning before settling in ... «Motley Fool, Feb 15»
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Victoria election 2014: Musician Tex Perkins to contest seat of Albert …
Singer-songwriter Tex Perkins has announced he is running as an independent candidate in this month's Victorian election. St Kilda-based Perkins said he ... «ABC Online, Nov 14»
7
The Texas Road Food Takeover: Smoked, Fried And Tex-Mex
What we learned is that Texas road grub today falls into three basic groups: Tex-Mex, barbecue and fried convenience-store fare. This trio of hardy cuisines ... «NPR, Oct 14»
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Big Tex will show off his new moves at State Fair of Texas
Texas Scenic owner Richard Mecke takes a swig of tea to combat the afternoon heat while modifying Big Tex's eyelids in June in San Antonio. «Dallas Morning News, Sep 14»
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Why Terex (TEX) Stock Is Falling Today
NEW YORK (TheStreet) --Shares of Terex Corp. (TEX - Get Report) are down by 5.76% to $32.70 on heavy trading volume on Monday morning, after the ... «TheStreet.com, Sep 14»
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Big Tex awards: Funnel Cake Ale, Fried Gulf Shrimp Boil
DALLAS — The State Fair of Texas announced their two big winners for the 2014 Big Tex Choice Awards. Pass the Tums, please. Eight dishes competed, but it ... «USA TODAY, Sep 14»

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