titanic
titanic i*tan"ic (t[-i]*t[a^]n"[i^]k), a. Of or relating to Titans, or fabled giants of ancient mythology; hence, enormous in size or strength; as, Titanic structures. [1913 Webster]

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  • Titanic —   [ti taːnɪk, englisch taɪ tænɪk], britisches Passagierschiff der White Star Line; mit 46 329 BRT das größte Schiff seiner Zeit (Länge 269 m, Breite 28 m, 51 000 PS Maschinenleistung, Höchstgeschwindigkeit 22,3 kn); Stapellauf 31. 5. 1911. Bei… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • titanic — TITÁNIC, Ă, titanici, ce, adj. Care aparţine titanilor2, privitor la titani2; care are puteri sau proporţii extraordinare, uriaş, extraordinar, gigantic. – Din fr. titanique. Trimis de ana zecheru, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  TITÁNIC adj. colosal …   Dicționar Român

  • Titanic — (Белосток,Польша) Категория отеля: Адрес: Pogodna 16D, 15 354 Белосток, Польша …   Каталог отелей

  • titanic — i*tan ic (t[ i]*t[a^]n [i^]k), a. [Cf. F. titanique.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to titanium; derived from, or containing, titanium; specifically, designating those compounds of titanium in which it has a higher valence as contrasted with the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • titanic — UK US /taɪˈtænɪk/ adjective ► very large or important: »He was the loser in the titanic struggle to own the company. »a titanic figure in the world of business …   Financial and business terms

  • Titanic — er en oceandamper, som startede sin jomfrurejse fra Southampton i England den 10. april 1912 og endte tragisk den 15. april på samme rejse, da Titanic kolliderede med et isbjerg og sank få timer efter i farvandet omkring Newfoundland på vej mod… …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Titanic — Titanic, the a large British passenger ship which was people considered impossible to sink, but which hit an ↑iceberg in the Atlantic Ocean on its first journey in 1912, and as a result sank, killing more than 1500 of its passengers. There have… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Titanic — Ti*tan ic, prop. n. The name of a large ocean liner which hit an iceberg and sank on its maiden voyage from England to New York in 1912, with the loss of hundreds of lives. Also, the name of several movies made about the incident. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • titanic — index prodigious (enormous), strong Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Titanic — transatlantique géant de la White Star Line britannique qui coula lors de son premier voyage après avoir heurté un iceberg au S. de Terre Neuve (nuit du 14 au 15 avril 1912). Il y eut plus de 1 500 victimes …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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