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Taro vs. Tart — What's the Difference?

Taro vs. Tart — What's the Difference?

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Taro

Colocasia esculenta is a tropical plant grown primarily for its edible corms, a root vegetable most commonly known as taro (), kalo, dasheen, madhumbe, marope, magogoya, patra or godere (see §Names and etymology for an extensive list). It is the most widely cultivated species of several plants in the family Araceae that are used as vegetables for their corms, leaves, and petioles.
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Tart

A tart is a baked dish consisting of a filling over a pastry base with an open top not covered with pastry. The pastry is usually shortcrust pastry; the filling may be sweet or savoury, though modern tarts are usually fruit-based, sometimes with custard.
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Taro

A tropical Asian plant of the arum family which has edible starchy corms and edible fleshy leaves, especially a variety with a large central corm grown as a staple in the Pacific.
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Tart

Having a sharp pungent taste; sour.
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Taro

A widely cultivated tropical Asian aroid plant (Colocasia esculenta) having broad peltate leaves and large starchy edible corms.
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Tart

Sharp or bitter in tone or meaning; cutting.
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Taro

The corm of this plant. In both senses also called cocoyam.
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Tart

A pastry shell with shallow sides, no top crust, and any of various fillings.
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Taro

Colocasia esculenta, raised as a food primarily for its corm, which distantly resembles potato.
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Tart

Chiefly British A pie.
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Taro

Any of several other species with similar corms and growth habit in Colocasia, Alocasia etc.
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Tart

A prostitute.
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Taro

Food from a taro plant.
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Tart

A woman considered to be sexually promiscuous.
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Taro

A name for several aroid plants (Colocasia antiquorum, var. esculenta, Colocasia macrorhiza, etc.), and their rootstocks. They have large ovate-sagittate leaves and large fleshy tuberous rootstocks, which are cooked and used for food in tropical countries.
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Tart

To dress up or make fancy in a tawdry, garish way. Often used with up.
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Taro

Edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants
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Tart

Sharp to the taste; acid; sour.
I ate a very tart apple.
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Taro

Herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves
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Tart

(of wine) high or too high in acidity.
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Taro

Tropical starchy tuberous root
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Tart

(figuratively) Sharp; keen; severe.
He gave me a very tart reply.
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Tart

A type of small open pie, or piece of pastry, containing jelly or conserve; a sort of fruit pie.
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Tart

A melt block of wax for use in a tart burner.
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Tart

A prostitute.
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Tart

Any woman with loose sexual morals.
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Tart

To practice prostitution.
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Tart

To practice promiscuous sex.
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Tart

To dress garishly, ostentatiously, whorishly, or sluttily.
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Tart

Sharp to the taste; acid; sour; as, a tart apple.
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Tart

Fig.: Sharp; keen; severe; as, a tart reply; tart language; a tart rebuke.
Why art thou tart, my brother?
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Tart

A species of small open pie, or piece of pastry, containing jelly or conserve; a sort of fruit pie.
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Tart

A woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
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Tart

A small open pie with a fruit filling
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Tart

Pastry cup with a filling of fruit or custard and no top crust
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Tart

Tasting sour like a lemon
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Tart

Harsh;
Sharp criticism
A sharp-worded exchange
A tart remark
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