[tuh-kon-ik] /təˈkɒn ɪk/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
a mountain range in SE New York, W Massachusetts, and SW Vermont, a highly eroded part of the Appalachian system. Highest peak, Mount Equinox, in Vermont 3816 feet (1163 meters).
noun 1. a low-grade iron ore, containing about 27 percent iron and 51 percent silica, found as a hard rock formation in the Lake Superior region. noun 1. a fine-grained sedimentary rock containing magnetite, haematite, and silica, which occurs in the Lake Superior region: a low-grade iron ore
language A PL/I-like language used by the US Army for command and control. (2001-01-31)
noun 1. a keen sense of what to say or do to avoid giving offense; skill in dealing with difficult or delicate situations. 2. a keen sense of what is appropriate, tasteful, or aesthetically pleasing; taste; discrimination. 3. touch or the sense of touch. noun 1. a sense of what is fitting and considerate in […]
adjective 1. having or manifesting tact: a tactful person; a tactful reply.