tallow

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tallow englanniksi

  1. A hard animal fat obtained from suet, etc.; used in cooking as well as to make candles, soap and lubricants.

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  3. 1929, Barnard Eldershaw|M. Barnard Eldershaw, ''House is Built|A House Is Built'', chapter VIII, section ii:

  4. Nor were the wool prospects much better. The pastoral industry, which had weathered the severe depression of the early forties by recourse to boiling down the sheep for their tallow, and was now firmly re-established as the staple industry of the colony, was threatened once more with eclipse.
  5. To grease or smear with tallow.

  6. To cause to have a large quantity of tallow; to fatten.

  7. ''to tallow sheep''