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TINE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does tine mean? 

TINE (noun)
  The noun TINE has 1 sense:

1. prong on a fork or pitchfork or antler

  Familiarity information: TINE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


TINE (noun)


Sense 1tine [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Prong on a fork or pitchfork or antler

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Hypernyms ("tine" is a kind of...):

prong (a pointed projection)

Holonyms ("tine" is a part of...):

fork (cutlery used for serving and eating food)

pitchfork (a long-handled hand tool with sharp widely spaced prongs for lifting and pitching hay)


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