Model T

adjective

Definition of Model T

1 : belonging to an initial or rudimentary phase of development when nuclear weapons were in the Model T stage of developmentNew York Times
2 : old-fashioned, outmoded a Model T plot a Model T school plant

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History and Etymology for Model T

from Model T, early type of motor car having only two speeds forward and a hand gasoline feed that was manufactured by the Ford Motor Company between 1909 and 1927

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“Model T.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Model%20T. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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