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Definition of Tent
TentTent Tent, n. [Sp. tinto, properly, deep-colored, fr. L.
tinctus, p. p. of tingere to dye. See Tinge, and cf.
A kind of wine of a deep red color, chiefly from Galicia or
Malaga in Spain; -- called also tent wine, and tinta. TentTent Tent, n. [Cf. Attent, n.]
1. Attention; regard, care. [Obs. or Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
2. Intention; design. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell.
Tent Tent, v. t.
To attend to; to heed; hence, to guard; to hinder. [Prov.
Eng. & Scot.] --Halliwell.
TentTent Tent, n. [F. tente. See Tent to probe.] (Surg.)
(a) A roll of lint or linen, or a conical or cylindrical
piece of sponge or other absorbent, used chiefly to
dilate a natural canal, to keep open the orifice of a
wound, or to absorb discharges.
(b) A probe for searching a wound.
The tent that searches To the bottom of the worst.
--Shak. TentTent Tent, n. [OE. tente, F. tente, LL. tenta, fr. L. tendere,
tentum, to stretch. See Tend to move, and cf. Tent a roll
1. A pavilion or portable lodge consisting of skins, canvas,
or some strong cloth, stretched and sustained by poles, --
used for sheltering persons from the weather, especially
soldiers in camp.
Within his tent, large as is a barn. --Chaucer.
2. (Her.) The representation of a tent used as a bearing.
Tent bed, a high-post bedstead curtained with a tentlike
Tent caterpillar (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
gregarious caterpillars which construct on trees large
silken webs into which they retreat when at rest. Some of
the species are very destructive to fruit trees. The most
common American species is the larva of a bombycid moth
(Clisiocampa Americana). Called also lackery
caterpillar, and webworm.
Meaning of Tent from wikipedia
- A tent
/ (listen)) is a shelter consisting
or other material draped
to a frame
to a supporting...
- A tent
is a shelter
made of fabric
or The Tent
may also refer
(album), a 1979 album
by The Nits The Tent
they are normally
encountered. It is also called spasmogenic
toxin, or TeNT
. The LD50 of this toxin
has been measured
to be approximately
revivals, also known
meetings, are a gathering
of Christian worshipers
in a tent erected specifically
meetings, evangelism, and...
- Tent caterpillars
are moderately sized
caterpillars, or moth larvae, belonging
to the genus Malacosoma
in the family
Lasiocampidae. Twenty-six species...
- "residence" or "dwelling place"), also known
as the Tent
of the Congregation
(אֹ֣הֶל מוֹעֵד֩ ’ōhel mō‘êḏ, also Tent
of Meeting, etc.), was the portable
- Big tent
or catch-all party
is used in reference
to a political
a broad spectrum
of views among
- A tent
city is a temporary housing facility
made using tents
or other temporary
structures. State governments
or military organizations
set up tent
is a protocol
for open, decentralized social
networking. Tent users share content
with apps and each other. Anyone
can run a Tent
server, or write...
- A roof tent
is an accessory which
may be ****ed to the roof of a motor vehicle which allows
in relative safety
and comfort above
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