Tartarous
Tartarous Tar"tar*ous, a. [Cf. F. tartareux.] Containing tartar; consisting of tartar, or partaking of its qualities; tartareous. [1913 Webster]

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  • Tartarous — Tar tar*ous, a. Resembling, or characteristic of, a Tartar; ill natured; irritable. [1913 Webster] The Tartarous moods of common men. B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tartarous — [tär′tər əs] adj. of, like, or containing tartar …   English World dictionary

  • tartarous — /tahr teuhr euhs/, adj. consisting of or containing tartar. [1595 1605; TARTAR + OUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • tartarous — adjective Of, pertaining or derived from tartar …   Wiktionary

  • tartarous — tar·tar·ous …   English syllables

  • tartarous — /ˈtatərəs/ (say tahtuhruhs) adjective of or containing tartar …   Australian English dictionary

  • tartarous — ˈtärd.ərəs adjective : containing, consisting of, or resembling tartar : due to or derived from tartar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tartareous — Tar*ta re*ous, a. [Cf. 1st {Tartarous}.] 1. Consisting of tartar; of the nature of tartar. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) Having the surface rough and crumbling; as, many lichens are tartareous. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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