inteneration

intenerate

[in-ten-uh-reyt]
verb (used with object), intenerated, intenerating.
to make soft or tender; soften.

Origin:
1585–95; in-2 + Latin tener tender1 + -ate1

inteneration, noun
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intenerate (ɪnˈtɛnəˌreɪt)
 
vb
rare (tr) to soften or make tender
 
[C16: from in-² + Latin tener delicate, tender1]
 
intener'ation
 
n

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