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English definition of “tartaric acid”

tartaric acid

noun [U]     /tɑːˌtær.ɪkˈæs.ɪd/ US  /tɑːr-/
an acidic substance , found in many plants and fruits , that is used to make cream of tartarSpecific chemicals, chemical compounds and gasesSubstances and structures in the bodyTypes of chemical
(Definition of tartaric acid noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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