<chemistry> Pertaining to, or designating, an acid obtained as a white amorphous deliquescent substance, C8H10O11.

Synonyms: ditartaric, tartrilic, or tartrylic acid.

Origin: From Tartar the chemical compound.

(01 Mar 1998)

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