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Origin of tartar
Words nearby tartar
Definition for tartar (2 of 3)
Origin of Tartar1
OTHER WORDS FROM TartarTar·tar·ly, adverb
Definition for tartar (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for tartar
In the longer term, she sees big strides in preventing tartar build-up and halting receding gums.
To assemble taco place escabeche, fish and tartar sauce in a tortilla and garnish with cilantro and lime.
For tartar sauce combine diced onions and jalapenos with mayo and mix well.
Try adding a pinch of cream of tartar to the whites for a similar effect.
Dissolve the sugar, water and cream of tartar in a saucepan over a low heat.
If thus used two or three days in succession it will effectually loosen tartar, even of long standing.
A simple mixture of charcoal and cream of tartar is an excellent tooth-powder.
A carriage forcibly stopped in the Rue Royale, and in broad daylight—only this Tartar would have dared such a stroke as that!The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
Twelve hundred of them did better service against the Tartar than twelve thousand Russians with their short bows and arrows.The Story of Moscow|Wirt Gerrare
Osman, the ruling bashaw, although a Turk, was a regular Tartar to deal with.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng