Definitions

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  • n. Potassium carbonate, obtained by the incineration of tartar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Potassium carbonate, obtained by the incineration of tartar.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Potash.
  • n. A kind of rich silk or brocade, supposed to be made by the Tatars, but probably silk of China, India, etc., brought overland by them to Europe. Also called tartarium and cloth of Tars. Compare tarse.

Etymologies

tartar +‎ -ine (Wiktionary)

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