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Meaning of TITANIC

Pronunciation:  tI'tanik

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of great force or power
 

TITANIC is a 7 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: big, large
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Ti*tan"ic\, a.
    Of or relating to Titans, or fabled giants of ancient
    mythology; hence, enormous in size or strength; as, Titanic
    structures.
    
    
  2. \Ti*tan"ic\, 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 {titanous} compounds.
    
    {Titanic acid} (Chem.), a white amorphous powder, {Ti.(OH)4},
       obtained by decomposing certain titanates; -- called also
       {normal titanic acid}. By extension, any one of a series
       of derived acids, called also {metatitanic acid},
       {polytitanic acid}, etc.
    
    {Titanic iron ore}. (Min.) See {Menaccanite}.
    
    
 

 

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