Definition of al dente adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

al dente

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˌæl ˈdenteɪ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæl ˈdenteɪ//
 
; BrE BrE//ˌæl ˈdenti//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌæl ˈdenti//
 
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food, especially pasta, that is cooked al dente is firm, but not hard, when bitten

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