Meaning of “tang” in the English Dictionary

"tang" in British English

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tangnoun [ S ]

uk /tæŋ/ us /tæŋ/

a strong, sharp taste or smell:

the tang of the sea air

(Definition of “tang” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"tang" in American English

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tangnoun [ U ]

us /tæŋ/

a pleasantly strong taste or smell:

the tang of sea air
tangy
adjective us /ˈtæŋ·i/

the tangy taste of garlic

(Definition of “tang” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)