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fork-tender

adjective
1.
(of food, especially meat) cooked so that it can be cut or pierced easily with a fork.
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  • After four hours, two hours past when a normal pot roast would be fork-tender, the deckle yielded.
  • Come home a bit late and you'll still be greeted with delicious, fork-tender cuts.
  • These recipes come together differently, but they share a result: spicy, fork-tender meat.

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