Tau



noun
1.
the 19th letter of the Greek alphabet (T, τ).
2.
the consonant sound represented by this letter.
3.
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4.
Also, tauon [tou-on] /ˈtaʊ ɒn/ (Show IPA). Physics. tau lepton.
5.
Also called tau protein. Biochemistry. a protein that is an important component of nerve cells, helping to maintain their function and structure: in the brain, distortions in the protein’s molecular shape is associated with the onset of Alzheimer’s disease.
noun
1.
the 19th letter in the Greek alphabet (Τ, τ), a consonant, transliterated as t

tau n.

Symbol τ The 19th letter of the Greek alphabet.
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