Tick (disambiguation)

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Tick refers to small arachnids in the order Ixodida.

Tick or ticking may also refer to:

  • Tick (check mark), a mark (✓, ✔, ☑, etc.) used to indicate "yes"
  • Ticking, cotton or linen textile tightly woven for durability



  • Tick (software) is a time tracking software
  • A delay of 1/18 s i IPX routing (IPX Rip) used instead of hop counting
  • A CPU cycle, which is, in some operating systems, a unit countable by software


  • Commodity tick, a unit of measurement of price movement of a stock or other exchange traded asset
  • TICK, a short-term technical indicator that describes the difference between the number of stocks whose last sale occurred on an uptick and the number of stocks whose last sale occurred on a downtick. A high positive TICK is generally considered a short-term signal of a strong market. Contrarians consider a high positive TICK to have bearish implications.

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