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Thāṭ

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music.

(Instrumental)

Frets (or pardā) of string instruments are often referred to as thāṭs. This meaning probably originated from the fact that a fret, horizontally placed, denotes the...

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that

Edited by John Ayto.

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

January 2009; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 61 words.

and all that (or and that) and that sort of thing; and so on. informal 1982 Simon Brett Murder

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That

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 121 words.

Seven ‘thats’ may follow one other and make sense, as in the following verse: For be it known that we

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that

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 28 words.

conj.; in uses developed from those of THAT and THAT; the development is Gmc., with differentiation of

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Thāṭ

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music.

(Instrumental)

Frets (or pardā) of string instruments are often referred to as thāṭs. This meaning probably originated from the fact that a fret, horizontally placed, denotes the...

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that

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 52 words.

dem. pron. (orig. n. of THE). OE. þæt, corr. to OS. that, (M)Du. dat, OHG. daz

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that

Edited by John Ayto and John Simpson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Modern Slang

January 2008; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 71 words.

demonstrative pronthat thereBrit, euphemistic Used for referring to sexual activity, esp. in catch-phrase you can't do that there

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Thāṭ

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music.

(Kathak)

Term used in relation to Kathak dance. The ‘thāṭ’ of Kathak may be described as an introductory body posture adopted by a Kathak dancer, at the start of his ...

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Thāṭ

Overview page. Subjects: Indian Music.

(of Rāgas)

A parent scale of svaras, developed in the 19th cent. by Hindustani musicians. Thāṭs or parent scales existed as Mela or Svara Sansthān or Svara Sansthiti in earlier ...

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That's Dancing!

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 8 words.

(see That’s Entertainment!)See also That's Entertainment!.

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That Horeb, That Kansas

Robert Chodat.

in The Matter of High Words

October 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Studies (20th Century onwards). 20215 words.

As an essayist, Marilynne Robinson repeatedly challenges the Darwinian theories that, since the 1970s, have captivated many of our most prominent social scientists, philosophers, and public...

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