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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Tartness  \Tart"ness\,  n. 
  The  quality  or  state  of  being  tart. 
  Syn:  Acrimony;  sourness;  keenness;  poignancy;  severity; 
  asperity;  acerbity;  harshness.  See  {Acrimony}. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  1:  the  taste  experience  when  vinegar  or  lemon  juice  is  taken 
  into  the  mouth  [syn:  {sour},  {sourness}] 
  2:  a  sharp  sour  taste  [syn:  {acerbity}] 

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