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tartar saucenoun [U]

(also tartare sauce) uk   us  
a ​cold, ​whitesaucecontainingsmallpieces of ​herbs and ​vegetables, usually ​eaten with ​fish
(Definition of tartar sauce from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tartar saucenoun [U]

 us   /ˈtɑr·t̬ər ˌsɔs/
mayonnaise (= a ​cold, ​thick, ​creamy sauce)containingsmallpieces of ​herbs and ​vegetables, usually ​eaten with ​fish
(Definition of tartar sauce from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “tartar sauce”
in Chinese (Simplified) 蛋黄沙司(吃鱼时常用的一种调味酱)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蛋黃醬(吃魚時常用的一種調味醬)…
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