Tender

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Tender may refer to:

Transportation[edit]

  • Tender (rail), a type of railroad car hauled immediately after the locomotive and used to carry fuel and water
  • Water tender, fire truck tanker

Boats/ships[edit]

Arts, entertainment, and media[edit]

Biology[edit]

  • Tender plants which cannot withstand freezing temperatures

Business and finance[edit]

  • Legal tender, a form of money with a specific legal status
  • Request for tender, a structured invitation to vendors for the supply of goods or services
    • Tendering, or public procurement, a way in which bodies governed by public law buy what they need for their activities
  • Tender offer, used to propose a buyout of a public company

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