- pertaining to or derived from tartar.
Origin of tartaric
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Then he added some tartaric acid and some hypersulphate of lime.The Peterkin Papers
Lucretia P Hale
In the expressed juice there is a small quantity of tartaric acid.
It is not coloured by the addition of tartaric acid with starch.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
If tartaric acid be present, a white, crystalline precipitate of cream of tartar will be produced on agitation.
She was a perfect whirlwind; her temper was made of tartaric acid.The Puddleford Papers,
H. H. Riley
- of, concerned with, containing, or derived from tartar or tartaric acid
- a variant spelling of TataricSee Tatarian
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