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Tartary

[tahr-tuh-ree] /ˈtɑr tə ri/
noun
1.
the historical name of a region of indefinite extent in E Europe and Asia: designates the area overrun by the Tartars in the Middle Ages, from the Dnieper River to the Pacific.
Also, Tatary.
Origin of Tartary
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English Tartarye < Middle French Tartarie < Medieval Latin Tartaria. See tartar, -y3
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Tartary

/ˈtɑːtərɪ/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of Tatary
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