A file that is an archive of several other files created using the Unix “tar” utility.(noun)
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Use "tarball" in a sentence
"A tar file, which is sometimes called a tarball, is a compressed file."
"Linux needs to realise that the public donot want to learn a languge more complicated than Icelandic just to make their PC work, They want to go to sites to download Apps just like they can in Windows and I mean real apps not some "tarball" you have to spend three hours figuring out how to unlock"
""tarball" but they have been proven over and over to come from naturally occurring oil seeps."