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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Counterweight consisting of an empty container that is used as a counterbalance to obtain net weight; Weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; Any of several weedy vetches grown for forage.

Usage examples (33)
  • I actually say it 'tare' when referring to Brandt, and 'teer' when referring to Rose ...
  • However, Bar-tare had hammered home our helplessness.
  • I could hear the thud of feet on the stone - Bar-tare.
  • You can put the tare in the scale to get the right price. for more
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