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Definition of tenderize verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



tenderize somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they tenderize
he / she / it tenderizes
past simple tenderized
-ing form tenderizing
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to make meat softer and easier to cut and eat by preparing it in a particular way
tenderizer noun
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See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: tenderize