untartarized

tartarize

[tahr-tuh-rahyz]
verb (used with object), tartarized, tartarizing. Chemistry.
to impregnate, combine, or treat with tartar or potassium bitartrate.
Also, especially British, tartarise.


Origin:
1700–10; tartar + -ize

tartarization, noun
untartarized, adjective
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tartarize or tartarise (ˈtɑːtəˌraɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to impregnate or treat with tartar or tartar emetic
 
tartarise or tartarise
 
vb
 
tartari'zation or tartarise
 
n
 
tartari'sation or tartarise
 
n

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