tallow: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (tal'ō), [key]
- the fatty tissue or suet of animals.
- the harder fat of sheep, cattle, etc., separated by melting from the fibrous and membranous matter naturally mixed with it, and used to make candles, soap, etc.
- any of various similar fatty substances: vegetable tallow.
- to smear with tallow.
- tallow (Thesaurus)