Definition of Stockholm tar in English:

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Stockholm tar


A kind of tar prepared from resinous pinewood and used especially in shipbuilding and as an ingredient of ointments.
Example sentences
  • Some farmers use Stockholm tar to prevent fly infestations.
  • Dry cow therapy as well as putting a barrier such as Stockholm tar on the udder may be necessary.
  • They would plait their hair into a pigtail and dress it with Stockholm tar to hold it together.

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Syllabification: Stock·holm tar

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