tallow

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tall-stalked very woolly mullein with densely packed yellow flowers; ancient Greeks and Romans dipped the stalks in tallow for funeral torches Aaron's rod , common mullein , flannel mullein , great mullein , torch , Verbascum thapsus , woolly mullein
tallow obtained from a bovine animal beef tallow
palm of the Andes yielding a resinous wax which is mixed with tallow to make candles Ceroxylon alpinum , Ceroxylon andicola , wax palm
candle that is made by repeated dipping in a pool of wax or tallow dip
tallow mixed with oil; used to make leather soft and waterproof dubbin
leather, tallow and oil for dressing dubbin
tallow from the body of a mature sheep mutton tallow
tallow candle with a rush stem as the wick rush candle , rushlight
animal oil obtained by pressing tallow; used as a lubricant tallow oil
waxy fat obtained from certain plants (e.g. bayberry) and used as tallow vegetable tallow
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