Definition of Tallow. Meaning of Tallow. Synonyms of Tallow
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Definition of Tallow
TallowTallow Tal"low, n. [OE. taluh, talugh; akin to OD. talgh, D.
talk, G., Dan. and Sw. talg, Icel. t[=o]lgr, t[=o]lg,
t[=o]lk; and perhaps to Goth. tulgus firm.]
1. The suet or fat of animals of the sheep and ox kinds,
separated from membranous and fibrous matter by melting.
Note: The solid consistency of tallow is due to the large
amount of stearin it contains. See Fat.
2. The fat of some other animals, or the fat obtained from
certain plants, or from other sources, resembling the fat
of animals of the sheep and ox kinds.
Tallow candle, a candle made of tallow.
Tallow catch, a keech. See Keech. [Obs.]
Tallow chandler, one whose occupation is to make, or to
sell, tallow candles.
Tallow chandlery, the trade of a tallow chandler; also, the
place where his business is carried on.
Tallow tree (Bot.), a tree (Stillingia sebifera) growing
in China, the seeds of which are covered with a substance
which resembles tallow and is applied to the same
purposes. TallowTallow Tal"low, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tallowed; p. pr. & vb.
1. To grease or smear with tallow.
2. To cause to have a large quantity of tallow; to fatten;
as, tallow sheep.
Meaning of Tallow from wikipedia
is a rendered
form of beef or mutton
made up of triglycerides. It is solid
at room temperature. Unlike
can be stored...
, rendered bovine
from Suet. Chinese tallow
, Chinese tallow
tree (Sapium sebiferum). Worshipful Company
wood is a common
name for several plants
and may refer
to eastern Australia Ximenia
tree is a common
name for several
and may refer
West Africa Triadica
sebifera, a tree...
- tree native
to eastern China
and Taiwan. It is commonly called Chinese tallow
tree, gray popcorn
- for deep frying
production. The primary
use of suet is to make tallow
it is also used as an ingredient
in cooking, especially
- Polyethoxylated tallow amine
(also polyoxyethyleneamine, POEA) refers
to a range
of non-ionic surfactants derived
). They are used...
- "The Tallow
Candle" (Danish: Tællelyset) is a 700-word literary fairytale
by Danish writer
Hans Christian Andersen
(1805–1875). It was written
in the 1820s...
- Stillingia tallow
or Chinese vegetable tallow
is a fatty substance extracted
from the coat of the seeds
of Triadica sebifera
tree) or Triadica...
of Tallow Chandlers
is one of the ancient livery companies
of the City of London. The organisation, which engaged
not only in tallow candle
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