a Democratic political organization in New York City, founded in 1789 as a fraternal benevolent society (Tammany Society) and associated especially in the late 1800s and early 1900s with corruption and abuse of power.
the building in which the Tammany organization had its headquarters.
(US, politics) the central organization of the Democratic Party in New York county. Originally founded as a benevolent society (Tammany Society) in 1789, Tammany Hall was notorious for the corruption in city and state politics that it fostered in the 19th and early 20th centuries Also called Tammany
noun 1. a small scrub wallaby, Macropus eugenii, of Australia, having a thick dark-coloured coat
noun 1. Swedish name of Tampere. noun 1. the Swedish name for Tampere
- Tamm-horsfall mucoprotein
Tamm-Horsfall mucoprotein Tamm-Hors·fall mucoprotein (tām’hôrs’fôl) n. A substance derived from the secretion of renal tubular cells and is a normal constituent of urine.
noun 1. a fabric of mixed fibers, constructed in plain weave and often heavily glazed, used in the manufacture of linings and undergarments. noun (pl) -mies 1. a glazed woollen or mixed fabric, used for linings, undergarments, etc noun (pl) -mies 1. another word for tam-o’-shanter noun (pl) -mies 1. Also called tammy cloth, tamis. […]