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Meaning of "tystie" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TYSTIE

tystie  [ˈtaɪstɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TYSTIE

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determiner
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Tystie is a noun.
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WHAT DOES TYSTIE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

tystie

Black guillemot

The black guillemot or tystie is a medium-sized alcid. Adult birds have black bodies with a white wing patch, a thin dark bill, and red legs and feet. They show white wing linings in flight. In winter, the upperparts are pale grey and the underparts are white. The wings remain black with the large white patch on the inner wing. They are 32–38 cm in length, and with a 49–58 cm wingspan. Pair resting, Elliston, Newfoundland and Labrador Flying in Scotland Their breeding habitat is rocky shores, cliffs and islands on northern Atlantic coasts in eastern North America as far south as Maine, and in western Europe as far south as Ireland.They are one of the few birds to breed on Surtsey, Iceland a new volcanic island. In the UK it is a fairly common breeding bird in western and northern Scotland and Northern Ireland. In the rest of Great Britain they only breed at St. Bees Head in Cumbria, the Isle of Man and on east Anglesey in north Wales. Some birds breed in Alaska where their range overlaps with the pigeon guillemot. They usually lay their eggs in rocky sites near water.

Definition of tystie in the English dictionary

The definition of tystie in the dictionary is the black guillemot.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TYSTIE


amnesty
ˈæmnɪstɪ
Christie
ˈkrɪstɪ
Christy
ˈkrɪstɪ
dishonesty
dɪsˈɒnɪstɪ
feisty
ˈfaɪstɪ
fisty
ˈfɪstɪ
hasty
ˈheɪstɪ
honesty
ˈɒnɪstɪ
immodesty
ɪˈmɒdɪstɪ
majesty
ˈmædʒɪstɪ
misty
ˈmɪstɪ
modesty
ˈmɒdɪstɪ
pastie
ˈpeɪstɪ
pasty
ˈpeɪstɪ
sacristy
ˈsækrɪstɪ
tasty
ˈteɪstɪ
touristy
ˈtʊərɪstɪ
travesty
ˈtrævɪstɪ
twisty
ˈtwɪstɪ
zeitgeisty
ˈzaɪtˌɡaɪstɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TYSTIE

tyro
tyrocidin
tyrocidine
tyroglyphid
Tyrol
Tyrolean
Tyrolese
Tyrolienne
Tyrone
tyronic
tyropitta
tyrosinase
tyrosine
tyrothricin

WORDS THAT END LIKE TYSTIE

beastie
bestie
blastie
crosstie
fastie
gustie
hirstie
hostie
postie
prostie
pull a fastie
toastie
toustie
westie

Synonyms and antonyms of tystie in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Tystie
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tystie
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Translator English - Tamil

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Translator English - Marathi

टीस्टन
75 millions of speakers

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Tystie
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

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40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

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30 millions of speakers
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15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

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Translator English - Swedish

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10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Tystie
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of tystie

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TYSTIE»

The term «tystie» is barely ever used and occupies the 203.086 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TYSTIE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TYSTIE»

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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications
Tystie. Cephua. — Cue, 1 North European tystie. C. grylle, Cuvier. 2 Long-Mlled tystie. C. areticns, Brehm. 3 MeisnerV tystie. C. Meisneri, Brehm. 4 Faroe tystie. C. Faroeiisis, Brehm. 5 Ice tystie. C. glacialis, Brehm. Genus III. Mergulus of Ray.
Constable and co, ltd, 1826
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American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of ...
Genus IL Tystie. Cephus. — Cuv. 1 North European tystie. C. grylle, Cuvier. 2 Long-billed tystie. C. arcticus, Brehm. 3 Meisner's tystie. C. Meisneri, Brehm. 4 Faroe tystie. C. Faroensis, Brehm. 5 Ice tystie. C. glacialis, Brehm. Genus IIL Mergulus ...
Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, Robert Jameson, 1831
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Constable's miscellany of original and selected publications ...
Tystie. Cephus. — Cuv. 1 North European tystie. C. grylle, Cuvier. 2 Long-billed tystie. C. arcticus, Brehm. 3 Meisner's tystie. C. Meisneri, Brehm. 4 Faroe tystie. C. Faruensis, Brehm. 5 Ice tystie. C. glacialis, Brehm. * Genus III. Mergulus of Ray.
Archibald Constable, 1831
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RSPB Handbook of Scottish Birds
BLACK. GUILLEMOT. OR. TYSTIE. CEPPHUSGRYLLE W OODPIGEON COLUMBA PALUMBUS. IDENTIFICATION 30–32 cm. Pigeon-sized. Smaller than Guillemot with long neck and bright red legs. Breeding plumage is sooty black with an ...
Peter Holden, Stuart Housden, 2009
5
The Book of Naturalists: An Anthology of the Best Natural ...
... grebe to the extent of being a pert, somewhat dumpy, little diver. We might appropriately give it Shakespeare's apt name for the dabchick — "the dive- dapper." Along the Antrim coast it is called the "sea-pigeon," and in the Shet- lands, "tystie.
William Beebe, 1944
6
The Northern Isles: Orkney and Shetland Sea Kayaking
The black guillemot, or 'tystie' as it is known in Shetland, is one of our most popular birds. It is very recognisable, being jet black all over except for a prominent white wing patch and a delicate black beak and red legs. They are found in ...
Tom Smith, Chris Jex, 2007
7
Offshore Ferry Services of England and Scotland: A Useful ...
In later years small motor vessels like the Viking worked to Yell Sound, the Tystie from Ulsta Pier and the Osprey, which was the relief boat, crossed Bluemull Sound from Gutcher and Bellmont, and this continued until the early 19505. At Yell ...
Peter C. Smith, 2012
8
Wild country: a Highland naturalist's notes and pictures
TH E puffin is a good fellow though much of his appeal for us lies in his buffoonery. Our delight in the black guillemot (I much prefer the Shetland name of tystie) is in its charm of form and behaviour. The tystie is fashioned on finer lines than the ...
Frank Fraser Darling, 1938
9
The Atlas of Breeding Birds in Britain and Ireland
Interestingly, its range here—and indeed in the whole of the NE Atlantic—is almost contained within that region of former Viking influence which has left us, in various forms derived from the Old Norse, the name Tystie which is still in general  ...
J.T.R. Sharrock, 2010
10
The Sea Swallow
Black Guillemot or Tystie. Cepphus columba. Pigeon Guillemot or Tystie. Cepphus carbo. Spectacled Guillemot or Tystie. Brachyrhamphus marmoratus. Marbled Murrelet. Brachyrhamphus breuirostris. Kittlitz's Murrelet. Synthliboramphus ...
‎1988

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TYSTIE»

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Calls for retention of coastguard tug
... cargo vessel Myrte in the Fair Isle channel last week that led to the vessel being taken under tow by the Sullom Voe tug Tystie while the Herakles stood watch. «Shetland Times Online, Oct 14»
2
Cargo ship drifting after engine room fire
The Orkney-based coastguard tug Herakles then arrived on the scene to stand by, before the Sullom Voe tug Tystie came to take the Myrte under tow. No-one ... «Shetland Times Online, Oct 14»
3
Gavin and Stacey actress stars in documentary Alison Steadman's …
They also take Alison to see a guillemot or 'tystie' as they are known on Shetland. Shetland's shores are rich with seafood and Alison is invited to go foraging on ... «stv.tv, Jun 14»
4
Alison Steadman's Shetland
They also take Alison to see a guillemot or tystie as they are known on Shetland. Shetland's shores are rich with seafood and Alison is invited to go foraging on ... «ITV News, Jun 14»
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Newsround's top 5 British islands
It's a bird-watcher's dream - home to sea bird species such as puffins, kittiwakes, tysties, ravens and the great Skua. Throughout the islands you can also spot ... «CBBC Newsround, Feb 14»
6
Floatel moved
On Friday, the SIC tug Tystie and the port's pilot boat Kebister towed the floatel from the Albert Wharf to Holmsgarth berth 4. A spokeswoman for the port said the ... «Shetland News, Dec 13»
7
Kinetics divers encounter a monster from the deep
... and Chris Watt from Ocean Kinetics when they were inspecting the thrusters on the tug Tystie. In the area of the tug's berth they came across a monster lobster, ... «Shetland Times Online, Jun 13»
8
Powerful new Sullom Voe tugs finally arrive
They were accompanied by two of the existing Sullom Voe tugs, Tystie and Dunter, on their final approach into harbour. The new tugs stopped only twice in the ... «Shetland Times Online, Feb 11»

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