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titi

noun ti·ti \ ˈtī-ˌtī \

Definition of titi

1 : a tree (Cliftonia monophylla of the family Cyrillaceae) of the southeastern U.S. with leathery leaves and racemes of fragrant white flowers
2 : leatherwood 2

Origin and Etymology of titi

origin unknown


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titi

noun ti·ti \ ti-ˈtē \

Definition of titi

: any of a genus (Callicebus) of small South American monkeys having long thick variably colored fur and a tail that is not prehensile

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Origin and Etymology of titi

American Spanish tití


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