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"marinate" in British English

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marinateverb [ I or T ]

also marinade, /ˌmær.ɪˈneɪd/ /ˈmær.ɪ.neɪt/ /ˈmer.ə.neɪt/

(Definition of “marinate” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"marinate" in American English

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marinateverb [ T ]

us /ˈmær·əˌneɪt/

to put fish, meat, or vegetables in a mixture of oil, vinegar or wine and spices before cooking, in order to flavor it or make it softer

(Definition of “marinate” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)