tartar

  1. a salt used especially in baking powder
  2. a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman
  3. a member of the Mongolian people of central Asia who invaded Russia in the 13th century
  4. an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums

Tartar

A Tatar; Nomadic Turkic, warrior people of the North, known for the practice of unusual spiritual rituals, including trepanning.
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TARTAR

see CALCULUS.
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Tartar

(from the article `rocket and missile system`) ...acquisition and radio command guidance. The later Nike Hercules, also command-guided, had a range of 85 miles. After 1956 the Talos was ...
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tartar

(tahr´tәr) dental calculus. crude potassium bitartrate.
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tartar

[n] - an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums
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Tartar

• (n.) A reddish crust or sediment in wine casks, consisting essentially of crude cream of tartar, and used in marking pure cream of tartar, tartaric acid, potassium carbonate, black flux, etc., and, in dyeing, as a mordant for woolen goods; -- called also argol, wine stone, etc. • (n.) A correction which often incrusts the teeth, consist...
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tartar

<dentistry> Another name for calculus ... (08 Jan 1998) ...
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tartar

noun a fiercely vigilant and unpleasant woman
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tartar

calculus 1 tophus noun an incrustation that forms on the teeth and gums
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Tartar

[city] Tərtər (also, Mir Bashir, Mirbäshir, and Terter) is a city in and the capital of the Tartar Rayon of Azerbaijan. Terter ...
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Tartar

Tar'tar adjective Of or pertaining to Tartary in Asia, or the Tartars.
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Tartar

Tar'tar noun [ French tartre (cf. Pr. tartari , Spanish , Portuguese , & Italian tartaro , Late Latin tartarum , LGr. ...); perhaps of Arabic origin.] 1. (Chemistry) A reddish crust or sediment in wine casks, consisting essentially of crude cream of tartar, an...
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Tartar

A material that builds up on teeth overtime. Used inter-changeably with the term calculus.
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Tartar

Another name for calculus
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Tartar

Another name for calculus, which is the sticky film on teeth (plaque) that has hardened.
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Tartar

Crystalline precipitate of crude cream of tartar which sticks to the inside walls of wine tanks after they have been used to store young wines for long periods of time. Also called "argols." See Tartrates.
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Tartar

HMS Tartar was a British Tribal Class destroyer of 1870 tons displacement launched in 1937. HMS Tartar was powered by three Admiralty 3-drum type boilers providing a top speed of 36.5 knots and carried a crew of 219. She was armed with eight 4.7 inch dual-purpose guns; seven smaller guns and four 21-inch torpedo tubes.
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Tartar

see CALCULUS.
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Tartar

See calculus.
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Tartar

See calculus.
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Tartar

Tartar also known as calculus is a hard crusty deposit that forms on the teeth. It is a yellow or brownish a mixture of minerals in the saliva food particles and dead plaque bacterial cells. Plaque is a soft sticky substance that acuumulates on the teeth and forms from food particles suspended in saliva. When plaque hardens it becomes tartar. Tarta...
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tartar

tartar or argol (är'gul) , impure potassium hydrogen tartrate deposited as a crust in fermenting vessels during wine making. When purified, it yields cream of tartar. Tartar is the chief natural source of tartaric acid.
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Tartar

Tartar was old slang for a strolling vagabond, a thief or beggar.
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Tartar

Tartar, also known as argal or argol, (potassium tartrate) is a white crust deposited in wine casks during fermentation. The purified crystals are used in cooking, and often called cream of tartar. The term is also used for the concretion deposited upon teeth from saliva and comprised of phosphate of lime.
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