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TARE, weights. An allowance in the purchase and sale of merchandise, for the weight of the box, bag, or cask, or other thing, in which the goods are packed. It is also an allowance made for tiny defect, waste, or diminution in the weight, quality or quantity of goods. It differs from tret. (q.v.)

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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According to the press release, TARES aims to "improve energy policy and regulatory framework, and promote energy efficiency", while enabling those who attend the workshop to reduce Greenhouse gas emissions.
The Student Handbook chapters and subheadings are parallel with the TARE text, so looking something up is a snap.
Although the biological activity of TARES has been proved, we still lack some basic knowledge of TARES, including its pharmacokinetics, tissue distribution and excretion in vivo in experimental animal.
As in Little House on the Prairie, the many details here of what it tares to survive in a harsh land and climate make homesteading and history come alive.
Next she works as a silk worker, but it is an abusive situation where the business owner tares advantage of the cheap labor of orphans from a nearby orphanage--girls again.
The investigation tares them from a small town in the Sierra Nevada Mountains to the shadowy underbelly of San Francisco.