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Tang

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  • A dynasty ruling China 618-circa 906, a period noted for territorial conquest and great wealth and regarded as the golden age of Chinese poetry and art.

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Palabra del día milord
Pronunciación: mɪˈlɔːd
noun
used to address an English nobleman

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tang1

Saltos de línea: tang

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  • 2The projection on the blade of a tool such as a knife, by which the blade is held firmly in the handle: a full tang is used for strength
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    • The knife has a curvaceous handle with front and rear guards built into the full tang blade steel.
    • This Japanese Sword Index has very detailed and thorough information about sword types, blades, tangs, even flaws.
    • The models have concealed tangs inside the handles, again with one-piece construction of solid steel.

Origen

Middle English (denoting a snake's tongue, formerly believed to be a stinging organ; also denoting the sting of an insect): from Old Norse tangi 'point, tang of a knife'.

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tang2

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verbo

[no object]
  • Make a loud ringing or clanging sound: the bronze bell tangs
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    • All of a sudden St. Philip's ten bells start tanging - one o’clock already - and at once the workshops and factories around the yard begin disgorging throngs of workers on their way to lunch
    • The joy-bells tang out a merry peal, and the inhabitants in general put lights into their windows.

Origen

mid 16th century: imitative.

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tang3

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  • A surgeonfish which occurs around reefs and rocky areas, where it browses on algae.
    • Genus Acanthurus, family Acanthuridae: several species, in particular the blue tang (A. coeruleus) of the western Atlantic, and the convict tang (A. triostegus) of the Indo-Pacific
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    • The great clouds of yellow black and white banner angelfish, brilliant blue fusiliers, yellow tangs and smart surgeonfish are gone.
    • What struck me most were the brilliantly-coloured blue tangs, surgeonfish which don't want to be photographed, and the soft corals.
    • Aided by a friendly blue tang called Dory, who suffers from short-term memory loss, Marlin travels through shark infested waters, overcoming myriad dangers to reunite with his beloved boy.

Origen

mid 18th century: from tang1.

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