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Definition of the noun tallow

What does tallow mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: tallows

  1. obtained from suet and used in making soap, candles and lubricants
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic term: animal oil = any oil obtained from animal substances
    • more specific terms:

Food

Tallow is a rendered form of beef or mutton fat, processed from suet. It is solid at room temperature. Unlike suet, tallow can be stored for extended periods without the need for refrigeration to prevent decomposition, provided it is kept in an airtight container to prevent oxidation.

Character

Tallow is a fictional character from the 1996 film The Juror.

Phrases with Tallow

Phrases starting with the word Tallow:

  1. tallow oil
  2. Tallow Wood

Phrases ending with the word Tallow:

  1. beef tallow
  2. japan tallow
  3. mutton tallow
  4. Chinese Tallow
  5. bayberry tallow
  6. vegetable tallow

Other phrase containing the word Tallow:

  1. Chinese Tallow Tree

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tallow

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Google previewPaleo Diet Guide: With Recipes in 30 Minutes or Less

Diabetes Heart Disease: Paleo Diet Friendly: Dairy Gluten Nut Soy Free Cookbook by Markus Scuhlz

or lamb tallow is a better choice thanlamb or duckfat.Olive, avocado and macadamia oil are alsogood fats touse in salads and todrizzle over food, butnotfor cooking. Eat generous amounts of animal protein. This includes red meat, poultry, ...

Google previewA Naturalist in Western China with Vasculum, Camera and Gun (2011)

Being Some Account of Eleven Years' Travel by Ernest Henry Wilson

Chinese vegetable tallow is an increasingly important article of trade. In 1910 some 178,204 piculs, ...

Google previewThe Cowboy at Work (2013)

by Fay E. Ward

The best- suet tallow is the fat found around beef kidneys.

Google previewBleaching (1921)

Being a Resumé of the Important Researches on the Industry Published During the Years 1908-1920 by Sydney Herbert Higgins

Tallow is the proper substance to use for this purpose, but paraffin wax is used either consciously because it is cheaper or unconsciously in the form of adulterated tallow. F. Whowell (Textile Inst. Journ., 1911, 2, 43- 53) points to the trouble ...

Google previewIntroduction to Organic Laboratory Techniques (2005)

A Small Scale Approach by Donald L. Pavia

Tallow is the principal fatty material used in making soap. The solid fats of cattle are melted with steam, and the tallow ...

Google previewTextile Colorist (1921)

tallow is a common source of adulteration and comes into the plant containing various degrees of rancidity. A satisfactory substitute for it is wanted, and there is little or no doubt that hydrogenated products will replace it. The rapid increase of ...

Google previewMachinery (1917)

Tallow is the general name applied to the fat of certain animals; an adjective preceding it indicates the source, as beef tallow...

tallow is a mixture of solid and fluid fats, and if subjected to pressure the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (1821)

On the Basis of Mr. Nicholson's, in which the Principles of the Science are Investigated Anew and Its Applications to the Phenomena of Nature, Medicine, Mineralogy, Agriculture, and Manufactures Detailed by Andrew Ure

Tallow differs from oil in the heat which becomes latent for its fusion ; and accordingly, solid tallow is an excellent material for hardening drills and other small articles. The makers of files cover them with the grounds of beer and common salt, ...

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Cosmetic Ingredients, 7th Edition (2009)

Complete Information About the Harmful and Desirable Ingredients Found in Cosmetics and Cosmeceuticals by Ruth Winter

TALLOW ' The fat from the fatty tissue of bovine cattle and sheep in North America. Used in shaving creams. lipsticks. shampoos. and soaps. White. almost tasteless when pure.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

* TALLOW. n. s. stalge, Danish.] .

Google previewA Comprehensive Dictionary of the World (1992)

Tallow, tal'-lo, s. (A.S.) A sort of animal fat, particularly, that which is obtained from animals of the sheep and ox kinds ; suet; candle- grease. — Mineral tallow, a mineral of a white colour; ...

Google previewDictionary of Food Ingredients (2013)

by Robert S. Igoe

SUBSTANCES MIGRATING FROM COTTON AND COTTON FABRICS USED IN DRY FOOD PACKAGING Beef tallow Carboxymethylcellulose Coconut oil, refined ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

Tallow melts at 92° of Fahrenheit's thermometer; spermaceti at 133°; the fatty matter formed of flesh after long immersion in water melts ...

Google previewKnight's American Mechanical Dictionary (1884)

A Description of Tools, Instruments, Machines, Processes, and Engineering; History of Inventions; General Technological Vocabulary; and Digest of Mechanical Appliances in Science and the Arts by Edward Henry Knight

The following compounds have been used in America : — Resin, flowers of sulphur, antimony, oil rosemary, lampblack, water, carbonate of iron, sheep's tallow. Animal oil, palm-oil, paratliiie. Asbestus, graphite. Palm-oil, tallow, borax, salt, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Meat Sciences (2014)

Inedible Tallow Tallow is primarily derived from rendered beef tissue but can contain other animal fat as well. In terms of total...

Tallow is accompanied by many grades, specifications, and criteria depending on its end use. Titer is a basic ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and Commercial Navigation (1859)

by John Ramsay MacCulloch

TALLOW (Fr. Surf; Ger. Tolg ,- It. Set-o, Sega ,- llus. Salo, toplmoe ,- Sp. Sebo), animal fiat melted and separated from the fibrous matter mixed with it. Its quality depends partly on the animal from which it has been prepared; but more. perhaps, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fruit and Nuts (2008)

by Jules Janick, Robert E. Paull

Uses and nutritional composition The nut has two types of fat: the outer covering of seeds has a saturated, solid fat with low iodine value (Chinese vegetable tallow) and the kernel produces unsaturated, liquid, drying oil with high iodine value ...

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Quotes about Tallow

To cause the face to appear in a mass of flame make use of the following: mix together thoroughly petroleum, lard, mutton tallow and quick lime. Distill this over a charcoal fire, and the liquid which results can be burned on the face without harm. (Harry Houdini)
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Scrabble value of T1A1L1L1O1W4

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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