Tartary buckwheat

noun Tar·ta·ry buckwheat \ˈtärtərē-\

Definition of Tartary buckwheat

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Origin and Etymology of tartary buckwheat

tartary from Tartary (Tatary), indefinite region in Asia and Europe inhabited by Tatars, from Middle English Tartarie, from Middle French, from Medieval Latin Tartaria

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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