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verb British English pronunciation: tender /ˈtendə(r)/ 
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  1. 1
    [transitive] formal to formally offer something, usually in writing
    tender your resignation:

    The Deputy Prime Minister tendered his resignation on Thursday.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] to make a formal written offer to provide goods or services for a particular price
    tender for:

    The company has tendered for three new contracts.

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