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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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The system is available with three display options, including net, tare and gross weights, plus there are taring and zeroing function keys as well as a menu bar for additional options.
The compact, light weight, Model H6T macro-analytical balance features rapid taring, assures simple and fast operation, eliminates mathematical errors when calculating out the tare load.
These include on-line automatic taring with the twin scale Smart Weigh Belt feeder, the new SWB600 -- no more drift, and feeders with on-board faster control from Smart Connex, that reduce plant wiring.