Definitions for tallowy

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

tal•lowˈtæl oʊ(n.; v.)-lowed, -low•ing.

  1. (n.)the hard, rendered fat of sheep and cattle, used to make candles and soap.

  2. any similar fatty substances, esp. vegetable tallow.

  3. (v.t.)to smear with tallow.

Origin of tallow:

1300–50; ME talow, talgh, c. MLG talg, talch

tal′low•y(adj.)

Wiktionary

  1. tallowy(Adjective)

    Resembling tallow.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tallowy(adj)

    of the nature of tallow; resembling tallow; greasy

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