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Synonyms of tare

Noun


1. tare, allowance, adjustment

usage: an adjustment made for the weight of the packaging in order to determine the net weight of the goods

2. tare, vetch

usage: any of several weedy vetches grown for forage

3. darnel, tare, bearded darnel, cheat, Lolium temulentum, rye grass, ryegrass

usage: weedy annual grass often occurs in grainfields and other cultivated land; seeds sometimes considered poisonous

4. tare, weight

usage: the weight of a motor vehicle, railroad car, or aircraft without its fuel or cargo

5. tare, counterweight, counterbalance, counterpoise, balance, equalizer, equaliser

usage: (chemical analysis) a counterweight used in chemical analysis; consists of an empty container that counterbalances the weight of the container holding chemicals

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