Tartarian lamb
Tartarian Tar*ta"ri*an, Tartaric Tar*tar"ic, a. Of or pertaining to Tartary in Asia, or the Tartars. [1913 Webster]

{Tartarian lamb} (Bot.), Scythian lamb. See {Barometz}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • tartarian lamb — noun Usage: usually capitalized T : scythian lamb * * * Tartarian lamb noun Barometz • • • Main Entry: ↑Tartar * * * tartarian lamb, an Asian fern with shaggy rhizomes suggesting a small lamb …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tartarian — Tar*ta ri*an, Tartaric Tar*tar ic, a. Of or pertaining to Tartary in Asia, or the Tartars. [1913 Webster] {Tartarian lamb} (Bot.), Scythian lamb. See {Barometz}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vegetable lamb — noun 1. : scythian lamb 1 2. : the cotton plant * * * vegetable lamb, = tartarian lamb. (Cf. ↑tartarian lamb) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tartaric — Tartarian Tar*ta ri*an, Tartaric Tar*tar ic, a. Of or pertaining to Tartary in Asia, or the Tartars. [1913 Webster] {Tartarian lamb} (Bot.), Scythian lamb. See {Barometz}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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