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

     

    tartness

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈtɑːtnəs//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɑːrtnəs//
     
    [uncountable]
     
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  1. 1a sour taste that may be pleasant or unpleasant the pleasing tartness of the fruit
  2. 2the quality of being quick and unkind in what you say synonym sharpness