Meaning of “tic” in the English Dictionary

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"tic" in British English

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ticnoun [ C ]

uk /tɪk/ us /tɪk/

(Definition of “tic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tic" in American English

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ticnoun [ C ]

us /tɪk/

a sudden, small, uncontrollable movement, esp. of the face:

He developed a tic when he was nervous.

(Definition of “tic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"TIC" in Business English

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TICnoun [ S ]


abbreviation for true interest cost

(Definition of “TIC” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)