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The answer TAR has 2165 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of tar in various dictionaries:
noun - any of various dark heavy viscid substances obtained as a residue
noun - a man who serves as a sailor
verb - coat with tar
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|It paves the way|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Docents at L.A.'s Page Museum are in a sticky situation-- "La Brea" means this substance in Spanish|
|Loaded with juicy chemicals including phenols, it's the solid residue of burning tobacco|
|(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from the Viking Ship Museum in Roskilde, Denmark.) It is thought the Vikings preserved the wood on ships, and made it watertight, by painting the wood with this product, procured from pine trees|
|If you've been beaten senseless, someone's "knocked" this gooey roofing material "out of you"|
Tar is a dark brown or black viscous liquid of hydrocarbons and free carbon, obtained from a wide variety of organic materials through destructive distillation. Tar can be produced from coal, wood, petroleum, or peat.|
* Production and trade in pine-derived tar was a major contributor in the economies of Northern Europe and Colonial America. Its main use was in preserving wooden sailing vessels against rot. The largest user was the Royal Navy. Demand for tar declined with the advent of iron and steel ships.
* Tar-like products can also be produced from other forms of organic matter, such as peat. Mineral products resembling tar can be produced from fossil hydrocarbons, such as petroleum. Coal tar is produced from coal as a byproduct of coke production.