\ˈtä \

Definition of ta 

(Entry 1 of 4)

British

: thanks

Ta

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Definition of Ta (Entry 2 of 4)

tantalum

Definition of TA (Entry 3 of 4)

1 teaching assistant

2 transactional analysis

T & A

noun (2)

Definition of T & A (Entry 4 of 4)

: curvaceous and often scantily clothed women also : entertainment featuring such women

First Known Use of ta

Noun (1)

1772, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1979, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ta

Noun (1)

baby talk

Noun (2)

tits & ass

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Medical Definition of Ta 

(Entry 1 of 2)

tantalum

Medical Definition of TA (Entry 2 of 2)

transactional analysis

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