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till



Pronunciation: (til), [key]
prep.
1. up to the time of; until: to fight till death.
2. before (used in negative constructions): He did not come till today.
3. near or at a specified time: till evening.
4. Chiefly Midland, Southern, and Western U.S.before; to: It's ten till four on my watch.
5. Scot. and North Eng.
a. to.
b. unto.

conj.
1. to the time that or when; until.
2. before (used in negative constructions).

till



Pronunciation: (til), [key]
v.t.
1. to labor, as by plowing or harrowing, upon (land) for the raising of crops; cultivate.
2. to plow.

v.i.
to cultivate the soil.

till



Pronunciation: (til), [key]
n.
1. a drawer, box, or the like, as in a shop or bank, in which money is kept.
2. a drawer, tray, or the like, as in a cabinet or chest, for keeping valuables.
3. an arrangement of drawers or pigeonholes, as on a desk top.

till



Pronunciation: (til), [key]
n.
1. Geol.glacial drift consisting of an unassorted mixure of clay, sand, gravel, and boulders.
2. a stiff clay.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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