cream of tartar, tartar, potassium bitartrate, potassium hydrogen tartrate(noun)
a salt used especially in baking powder
a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman
Tatar, Tartar, Mongol Tatar(noun)
a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century
tartar, calculus, tophus(noun)
an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums
A red compound deposited during wine making; mostly potassium hydrogen tartrate - a source of cream of tartar.
A hard yellow deposit on the teeth.
(sometimes capitalised) A fearsome or angrily violent person.
a reddish crust or sediment in wine casks, consisting essentially of crude cream of tartar, and used in marking pure cream of tartar, tartaric acid, potassium carbonate, black flux, etc., and, in dyeing, as a mordant for woolen goods; -- called also argol, wine stone, etc
a correction which often incrusts the teeth, consisting of salivary mucus, animal matter, and phosphate of lime
a native or inhabitant of Tartary in Asia; a member of any one of numerous tribes, chiefly Moslem, of Turkish origin, inhabiting the Russian Europe; -- written also, more correctly but less usually, Tatar
a person of a keen, irritable temper
of or pertaining to Tartary in Asia, or the Tartars
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
tär′tar, n. a mixture of bitartrate of potash and tartrate of lime, being a deposit formed from wine, and known in its crude form as argol: a concretion which sometimes forms on the teeth.—adjs. Tar-tā′reous, Tar′tarous, consisting of, or resembling, tartar; Tartar′ic, pertaining to, or obtained from, tartar.—v.t. Tar′tarise, to impregnate or treat with tartar.—adjs. Tartral′ic, Tartrel′ic, derived from tartar.—n. Tar′trāte, a salt of tartaric acid.—Tartar emetic, a compound of potassium and antimony.—Cream of tartar (see Cream). [Fr. tartre—Low L. tartarum—Ar. durd, dregs.]
tär′tar, n. a native of Tartary in Asia: an irritable person, or one too strong for his assailant.
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The numerical value of Tartar in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of Tartar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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