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Definition of tallow noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

tallow

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtæləʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtæloʊ//
 
[uncountable]
 
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animal fat used for making candles, soap, etc. Word Origin Middle English: perhaps from Middle Low German; related to Dutch talk and German Talg.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: tallow