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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
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

Tee

A finial in the form of a conventionalized umbrella; found in Japanese architecture on stupas and pagodas.
Illustrated Dictionary of Architecture Copyright © 2012, 2002, 1998 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved

tee

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(engineering)
Shaped like the letter T.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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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"I do think that's nice not waiting around till 3 o'clock to tee off, kind of twiddling your thumbs," Finau said.
Registration starts at 11 am and tee off is at 1 pm
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Meanwhile, the other Welshman in the field, 1991 winner Ian Woosnam, will tee off at 11:27am (4:27pm BST) with American Troy Merritt and Byeong-hun An from Korea.
Ko and Ha Na Jang are tied for the lead at 7-under-par but Ko has played 35 holes while Jang has yet to tee off in her second round.
The Finn was due to tee off from the 11th hole, but initially went to the first tee, then the tenth, and arrived too late to start.
The Scot, who topped the Order of Merit on an unprecedented eight occasions from the late 1990s onwards, thinks all players should be timed from the moment they tee off.
THE Gazette is calling on golfers to tee off for charity.
Poulter gladly accepted the challenge and did the same, but it promises to be a more traditional scene when he, Watson and US amateur champion Steven Fox tee off today at Augusta National.
We drove back toward the third tee and asked a golfer playing the nearby sixth green in which direction we were supposed to tee off.
Crane, a Beaverton native, is scheduled to tee off at 8:28 a.m.