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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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Finally, on the rules question above, there is no penalty for the player pressing down the heavy grass on the teeing ground.
Golfers approaching the teeing ground on the par-3 seventh at Wildcat Creek will see a feature not seen elsewhere in this area called "Tee One Up.
In fact, traditional practice is often inapplicable and insufficient because there is no flat land on the gold course aside from the teeing ground.
Note that a player may stand outside the teeing ground to play the shot, but the ball must be within the markers.
The answer to last week's quiz - "At the edge of the teeing ground, in the rough.
A drove out of bounds from the wrong teeing ground.
Many a wheelchair will be found parked alongside a teeing ground or a green.