tender

  1. something used as an official medium of payment
  2. a formal proposal to buy at a specified price
  3. car attached to a locomotive to carry fuel and water
  4. a boat for communication between ship and shore
  5. ship that usually provides supplies to other ships

Tender

Applied to plants that are vulnerable to frost damage

Tender

This is an offer by a company to do certain work or supply certain goods at a fixed rate. :: Dept. of Finance (6th Edition)
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Tender

• (superl.) Exciting kind concern; dear; precious. • (v. t.) To have a care of; to be tender toward; hence, to regard; to esteem; to value. • (n.) An offer, either of money to pay a debt, or of service to be performed, in order to save a penalty or forfeiture, which would be incurred by nonpayment or nonperformance; as, the tender of...
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tender

(from the article `locomotive`) Supplies of fuel (usually coal but sometimes oil) and water could be carried on the locomotive frame itself (in which case it was called a tank ...
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Tender

(i) Delivery of the physical commodity against a futures contract. (ii) Competitive process whereby producers and physical traders are invited to offer for a defined supply contract, or bid for a mining concession, regular production, or parcel of metal or scrap.
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Tender

(i) Delivery of the physical commodity against a futures contract. (ii) Competitive process whereby producers and physical traders are invited to offer for a defined supply contract, or bid for a mining concession, regular production, or parcel of metal or scrap.
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Tender

1) An unconditional offer made by one to another to enter into the contract of transaction of goods or services at certain specified cost. Normally government bodies and business groups issues notices for quotes for specified goods or services from other businesses which is known as tender. 2) act of offering money or settlement for any dues or cla...
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Tender

1) To present to another person an unconditional offer to enter into a contract; a request for bids. 2) To present payment to another.
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tender

1) v. to present to another person an unconditional offer to enter into a contract. 2) v. to present payment to another. 3) n. delivery, except that the recipient has the choice not to accept the tender. However, the act of tender completes the responsibility of the person making the tender.
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tender

1. Easily impressed, broken, bruised, or injured; not firm or hard; delicate; as, tender plants; tender flesh; tender fruit. ... 2. Sensible to impression and pain; easily pained. 'Our bodies are not naturally more tender than our faces.' (L'Estrange) ... 3. Physically weak; not hardly or able to endure hardship; immature; effeminate. 'The tender a...
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tender

pinnace noun a boat for communication between ship and shore
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tender

adjective young and immature; `at a tender age`
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Tender

[rail] A tender or coal-car is a special rail vehicle hauled by a steam locomotive containing its fuel (wood, coal, or oil) and water. Steam locomotives consume large quantities of water compared to the quantity of fuel, so their tenders are necessary to keep them running over long distances. A locomotive that pulls a tender is called a ten...
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Tender

[Until the Violence Stops] Tender (formerly Until the Violence Stops) is a London-based charitable organisation that works to prevent domestic violence. Founded in 2003, Tender delivers educational violence prevention programmes to secondary schools, Pupil Referral Units (PRUs) and youth centres throughout Greater London. == Mission == Tend...
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Tender

Ten'der adjective [ Compar. Tenderer ; superl. Tenderest .] [ French tendre , Latin tener ; probably akin to tenuis thin. See Thin .] 1. Easily impressed, broken, bruised, or injured; not firm or hard;...
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Tender

Ten'der noun 1. (Law) An offer, either of money to pay a debt, or of service to be performed, in order to save a penalty or forfeiture, which would be incurred by nonpayment or nonperformance; as, the tender of rent due, or of the amount of a note, with interest. » To constit...
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Tender

Ten'der transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Tendered ; present participle & verbal noun Tendering .] [ French tendre to stretch, stretch out, reach, Latin tendere . See Tend to move.] 1. (Law)
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Tender

Tend'er noun [ From Tend to attend. Confer Attender .] 1. One who tends; one who takes care of any person or thing; a nurse. 2. (Nautical) A vessel employed to attend other vessels, to supply them with provisions and other stores, to convey intelligence, or the like...
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Tender

a contractors formal offer to undertake work, which ideally should be based on a bill of quantities. see contract.
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tender

a small boat or ferry that carries passengers from an anchored cruise ship to the pier at a port of call. Many ships are too large for existing port facilities at some destinations, and so they anchor just off shore and " tender " their passengers in for their visit
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tender

A small boat used to get to and from larger boat and the shore. Also used to describe a boat which heels easily.
Found on http://www.diy-wood-boat.com/Boating-terms.html

tender

A small boat used to transport passengers from the ship to the shore. Tenders are used when the harbor is not deep enough for the ship to dock
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Tender

A smaller vessel used to move passengers to and from the ship and shore when the ship is at anchor.
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Tender

A stock that grows in value ten-fold.
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