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Crossword Solutions for: T???M
- United States jazz pianist who was almost completely blind; his innovations influenced many other jazz musicians (1910-1956)
- United States biochemist who discovered how genes act by regulating definite chemical events (1909-1975)
- (n.) See Tucum.
- A unit of heat equal to 100,000 British thermal units
- (n.) One of the ends of weaver's threads; hence, any soft, short threads or tufts resembling these.
- (n.) Any coarse yarn; an unraveled strand of rope.
- (n.) A threadlike part of a flower; a stamen.
- (n.) A shove out of place; a small displacement or fault along a seam.
- (n.) A mat made of canvas and tufts of yarn.
- (v. i.) To play rudely or monotonously on a stringed instrument with the fingers; to strum.
- (v. i.) Hence, to make a monotonous drumming noise; as, to thrum on a table.
- (v. t.) To furnish with thrums; to insert tufts in; to fringe.
- (v. t.) To insert short pieces of rope-yarn or spun yarn in; as, to thrum a piece of canvas, or a mat, thus making a rough or tufted surface.
- (v. t.) To play, as a stringed instrument, in a rude or monotonous manner.
- (v. t.) Hence, to drum on; to strike in a monotonous manner; to thrum the table.
- (n.) A rude picture, as of a bird, beast, or the like, used by the North American Indians as a symbolic designation, as of a family or a clan.
- (n.) A fine, strong fiber obtained from the young leaves of a Brazilian palm (Astrocaryum vulgare), used for cordage, bowstrings, etc.; also, the plant yielding this fiber. Called also tecum, and tecum fiber.