Meaning of TALLOW in English

TALLOW

I. noun Etymology: Middle English talgh, talow; akin to Middle Dutch talch ~ Date: 14th century the white nearly tasteless solid rendered fat of cattle and sheep used chiefly in soap, candles, and lubricants, ~y adjective II. transitive verb Date: 15th century to grease or smear with ~

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