Honeycomb tetter(Med.), favus.Moist tetter(Med.), eczema.Scaly tetter(Med.), psoriasis.Tetter berry(Bot.), the white bryony.

(Tet"ter), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tettered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Tettering.] To affect with tetter. Shak.

(Tet"ter*ous) a. Having the character of, or pertaining to, tetter.

(Tet"ter-tot`ter) n. [See Teeter.] A certain game of children; seesaw; — called also titter- totter, and titter-cum-totter.

(Tet"ter*wort`) n. (Bot.) A plant used as a remedy for tetter, — in England the calendine, in America the bloodroot.

(Tet`ti*go"ni*an) n. [Gr. dim. of a kind of grasshopper.] (Zoöl.) Any one of numerous species of Hemiptera belonging to Tettigonia and allied genera; a leaf hopper.

(Tet"tish) a. [Cf. Testy.] Captious; testy. [Written also teatish.] [Obs.] Beau. & Fl.

(||Tet"tix) n. [NL., fr. Gr. a kind of grasshopper.]

1. (Zoöl.) The cicada. [Obs. or R.]

2. (Zoöl.) A genus of small grasshoppers.

(Tet"ty) a. Testy; irritable. [Obs.] Burton.

(Teu"fit) n. (Zoöl.) The lapwing; — called also teuchit. [Prov. Eng.]

(Teuk) n. (Zoöl.) The redshank. [Prov. Eng.]

(Teu"ton) n.; pl. E. Teutons L. Teutones [L. Teutones, Teutoni, the name of a Germanic people, probably akin to E. Dutch. Cf. Dutch.]

1. One of an ancient German tribe; later, a name applied to any member of the Germanic race in Europe; now used to designate a German, Dutchman, Scandinavian, etc., in distinction from a Celt or one of a Latin race.

2. A member of the Teutonic branch of the Indo- European, or Aryan, family.

(Teu*ton"ic) a. [L. Teutonicus, from Teutoni, or Teutones. See Teuton.]

1. Of or pertaining to the Teutons, esp. the ancient Teutons; Germanic.

2. Of or pertaining to any of the Teutonic languages, or the peoples who speak these languages.

Teutonic languages, a group of languages forming a division of the Indo-European, or Aryan, family, and embracing the High German, Low German, Gothic, and Scandinavian dialects and languages. - - Teutonic order, a military religious order of knights, established toward the close of the twelfth century, in imitation of the Templars and Hospitalers, and composed chiefly of Teutons, or Germans. The order

(Tet"ryl*ene) n. [Tetra- + ethylene.] (Chem.) Butylene; — so called from the four carbon atoms in the molecule.

(Tet"ter) n. [OE. teter, AS. teter, tetr; akin to G. zitter, zittermal, OHG. zittaroch, Skr. dadru, dadruka, a sort of skin disease. &radic63, 240.] (Med.) A vesicular disease of the skin; herpes. See Herpes.

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