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tee

1 Golf
1. an area, often slightly elevated, from which the first stroke of a hole is made
2. a support for a golf ball, usually a small wooden or plastic peg, used when teeing off or in long grass, etc.

tee

2
a mark used as a target in certain games such as curling and quoits

Tee

A finial in the form of a conventionalized umbrella; found in Japanese architecture on stupas and pagodas.

tee

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(engineering)
Shaped like the letter T.

tee

tee, 2: copper-to-copper pipe tee
tee, 1: as the finial of a pagoda
1. A finial in the form of a conventionalized umbrella, used on stupas, topes, and pagodas.
2. Same as pipe tee.
3. A metal member having a constant T-shaped cross section.

tee

(tool, operating system)
A Unix command which copies its standard input to its standard output (like cat) but also to a file given as its argument. tee is thus useful in pipelines of Unix commands (see plumbing) where it allows you to create a duplicate copy of the data stream. E.g.

egrep Unix Dictionary | tee /dev/tty | wc -l

searches for lines containing the string "Unix" in the file "Dictionary", prints them to the terminal (/dev/tty) and counts them.

Unix manual page: tee(1).
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With arcade-style action, stunning graphics, and precision golfing, Tee Off is a must-have Sega Dreamcast title for golf fans.
I don't have very good form at the moment, and you guys being here doesn't help,'' a smiling Simpson told more than 100 journalists and photographers watching him tee off at a south London golf course.
Usually 1-under is about 35th when we tee off in the afternoon.
Texas trio: Freddy Couples of Dallas and Tom Kite of Austin, who have combined to win three of the past six Nissan Opens, tee off today at 7:54 a.
DRIVING RAIN: Fans brave a downpour to see Colin tee off.
The best case scenario is to arrive at the golf club 30 minutes before you are due to tee off, stretch and hit 10 to 20 balls on the practice range or in the practice net, depending what facilities your club has.
The two-man teams will select one player to tee off on odd-numbered holes, while the other tees off on even-number holes.
The event will include brunch, "shotgun" tee off, a cocktail party, and a sit-down dinner.
As we were sitting in the cart waiting to tee off, Glickman mused about the difference between amateurs and pros when it comes to avoiding hazards.
Fellow Scandinavian Roope Kakko, of Finland, was the overnight leader on three under after finishing the first round with a birdie, and was in the last group of the day to tee off today.
A total of 111 players will tee off this morning on the Highgate course, looking for one of the 18 places in Local Final Qualifying in Scotland next Monday and Tuesday.
THE 46th Bahrain Open Golf Championship is set to tee off tomorrow at Awali Golf Club.