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TYBURN TICKET

A certificate which was given to the prosecutor of a felon to conviction.

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TYHTLAN

In Saxon law. An accusation, impeachment, or charge of any offense.

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TYING

When an institution offers a client a loan at a low margin in exchange for better business opportunites in the future. This is sometimes illegal. Refer to reverse tying.

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TYING ARRANGEMENT

Purchase agreement where a customer is forced to buy an unknown or slow moving product along with a well known and fast moving product.

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TYING IN

the name given to the practice of insisting you buy another product before you are able to buy the one you want.

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TYLWITH

Brit. A tribe or family branching or issuing out of another. Cowell.

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TYMBRELLA

In old English law, a tumbrel, castigatory, or ducking stool, anciently used as an instrument of punishment for common scolds.

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TYPE

Computer or physical characters making up text and displays of reading matter.

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TYPE 1 ERROR

Error where it is believed that a difference is observed or exists when there is no difference.

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TYPE 1 FONT

Standard for saleable digital fonts for Postscript printers. Developed by Adobe. See true type font.

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TYPE 2 ERROR

Probability in trusting hypothesis that a test sample supports a correctly stated value when nit is really misstated. Beta error or risk.

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TYPE A PERSONALITY

Person characterised by being overly ambitious, aggressive, competitive, impatient, driven, controlling with a sense of urgency. Quantity opt quality. See type B personality.

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TYPE B PERSONALITY

Person characterised as having moderate drive and ambitions, cooperative and accommodating and easy going. Quality over quality. See type A personality.

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TYPE FAMILY

Set of type faces related by having the same design features.

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TYPE FONT

Set of characters comprising a given typeface of a set point size; capitals, lower case, numbers, small caps and other symbols. See outline font, bitmap font, true type font.

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TYPE SERIES

Each different type size a type face comes in.

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TYPE SPEC

Instructions for typeface, type style size, etc. For a printing job.

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TYPEFACE

Numbers, letters an symbols of same typestyle and type weight making up a distinctive printing type such as Helvetica etc.

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TYPEMATTER

Reading matter that is typeset.

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TYPES OF COMPLEXITY

Types of complex situations (1) Apparent complexity, (2) Detail complexity, (3) Dynamic complexity, (4) Inherent complexity.

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