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From Old French rendre (“‘to render, to make’”) from Vulgar Latin *rendere, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] reddere, present active infinitive of reddō (“‘return in profit’”).
- (UK) IPA: /ɹɛn.də(ɹ)/, SAMPA: /rEn.d@(r)/
- Rhymes: -ɛndə(r)
- (US) IPA: /ɹɛn.dɚ/, SAMPA: /rEn.d@`/
Third person singular
- (transitive) To cause to become.
- The shot rendered her immobile.
- (transitive) To interpret, give an interpretation or rendition of.
- The pianist rendered the Beethoven sonata beautifully.
- 1748. David Hume. Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral. London: Oxford University Press, 1973. § 34.
- we may, at last, render our philosophy like that of Epictetus
- (transitive) To pass down.
- render a verdict (= deliver a judgment)
- (transitive) To make over as a return.
- They had to render the estate.
- (transitive) To give; to give back.
- render aid
- render money
- (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To transform digital information in the form received from a repository into a display on a computer screen, or for other presentation to the user.
- rendering images
- (transitive) To capture and turn over to another country secretly.
- (transitive) To convert waste animal tissue into a usable byproduct.
- rendering of fat into soap
- (intransitive), (cooking) For fat to drip off meat from cooking.
- Bacon is very fatty when raw, however most of that will render during cooking.
- (fat dripping): render off
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