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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Solid rendered fat of cattle and sheep used chiefly in soap, candles, and lubricants.

Usage examples (37)
  • In the end we will listen to the voice of the machines. We will have to. . . We will not go back to tallow dips while the great shining wheels are there to bring us light.
  • Noun : vegetable tallow
  • His first foot-gear was moccasins, his first taffy the tallow from a moose.
  • A variety of industries, such as tallow-melting, soap-boiling, tile-making and brewing, are carried on. for more
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