tach

noun
\ ˈtak How to pronounce tach (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Despite a nifty digital tach, Honda’s graphics are small and steering controls plasticky. Henry Payne, chicagotribune.com, "The racy Honda Civic Si just wants to have fun," 3 Dec. 2019 Despite a nifty digital tach, Honda’s graphics are small and steering controls plasticky. Henry Payne, chicagotribune.com, "The racy Honda Civic Si just wants to have fun," 3 Dec. 2019 Despite a nifty digital tach, Honda’s graphics are small and steering controls plasticky. Tribune News Service, cleveland, "The racy Honda Civic Si just wants to have fun (auto review)," 7 Dec. 2019 The tach shows a low redline for the first 500 miles, until the engine is broken in. Ezra Dyer, Popular Mechanics, "20 Things You Didn't Know About The 2020 Corvette," 19 July 2019 At tach a thermometer to a Dutch oven or other large heavy pot and set over medium-high heat. Gabriella Gershenson, WSJ, "The Greatest New Year’s Menus on the Planet (at Least We Think So)," 26 Dec. 2018 The map and nav commands come up in a broad display area between tach and speedo, which is real estate that is otherwise blank unless toggling through radio. Robert Duffer, chicagotribune.com, "Volvo surges ahead of competition with XC60 plug-in hybrid," 6 Dec. 2017 The tach and speedo can be minimized into the corners of the 12.3-inch display so the whole area can be a 3-D map for navigation. Robert Duffer, chicagotribune.com, "2018 Audi SQ5 performance crossover lets you be parent and punk," 13 Mar. 2018 Press the console button for Dynamic mode, and the tach jumps, the steering becomes heavy and the springs stiffen. Dan Neil, WSJ, "2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake: A Souped-Up Station Wagon for Crossover Drivers," 13 Apr. 2018

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First Known Use of tach

circa 1930, in the meaning defined above

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14 Feb 2020

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“Tach.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tach. Accessed 27 Feb. 2020.

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