Tell

A tell or tel, (from תֵּל, تَل, tall) is a type of archaeological mound created by human occupation and abandonment of a geographical site over many centuries. A classic tell looks like a low, truncated cone with a flat top and sloping sides. ==Archaeology== A tell is a hill created by many generations of people living and rebuilding on the...
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Tell

• (v. i.) To give an account; to make report. • (v. t.) To make known; to publish; to disclose; to divulge. • (v. i.) To take effect; to produce a marked effect; as, every shot tells; every expression tells. • (v. t.) To order; to request; to command. • (v. t.) To make account of; to regard; to reckon; to value; to estimate...
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(from the article `Algeria`) ...It is a vast country—the second largest in Africa and the 11th largest in the world—that may be divided into two distinct geographic regions. The ...
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tell

(`hill` or `small elevation`), in Middle Eastern archaeology, a raised mound marking the site of an ancient city. For specific sites, substantive ... [3 related articles]
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1. To mention one by one, or piece by piece; to recount; to enumerate; to reckon; to number; to count; as, to tell money. 'An heap of coin he told.' 'He telleth the number of the stars.' (Ps. Cxlvii. 4) 'Tell the joints of the body.' (Jer. Taylor) ... 2. To utter or recite in detail; to give an account of; to narrate. 'Of which I shall tell all the...
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recount verb narrate or give a detailed account of; `Tell what happened`; `The father told a story to his child`
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William Tell noun a Swiss patriot who lived in the early 14th century and who was renowned for his skill as an archer; according to legend an Austrian governor compelled him to shoot an apple from his son`s head with his crossbow (which he did succe...
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Tell

[name] Tell is both a given name and a surname. Notable people with the name include: Given name: Surname: ...
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Tell

[poker] A tell in poker is a change in a player`s behavior or demeanor that is claimed by some to give clues to that player`s assessment of their hand. A player gains an advantage if they observe and understand the meaning of another player`s tell, particularly if the tell is unconscious and reliable. Sometimes a player may fake a tell, hop...
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Tell

Tell intransitive verb 1. To give an account; to make report. « That I may publish with the voice of thankgiving, and tell of all thy wondrous works.» Ps. xxvi. 7. 2. To take effect; to produce a marked effect; as, every shot tells ; every expression...
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Tell

Tell noun That which is told; tale; account. [ R.] « I am at the end of my tell Walpole.
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Tell

Tell transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Told ; present participle & verbal noun Telling .] [ Anglo-Saxon tellan , from talu tale, number, speech; akin to Dutch tellen to count, German zählen , Old...
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Tell

A clue or hint that a player unknowingly gives about the strength of his hand, his next action, etc. May originally be from 'telegraph' or the obvious use that he 'tells' you what he's going to do before he does it.
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A mannerism or a quirk in someone's behavior that signals the strength of their hand. The person giving the tell is not aware of what he's doing. It can be a slight shake of the hand, or the way he holds his good cards (as opposed to his bad ones), etc.
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An artificial hill formed by the debris of successive human settlements.
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Tell

Tell is American slang for a hint or clue.
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Tell

[n] - a Swiss patriot who lived in the early 14th century and who was renowned for his skill as an archer 2. [v] - give evidence 3. [v] - narrate or give a detailed account of 4. [v] - let something be known 5. [v] - discern or comprehend
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