ren?der (tr.v.)

  1. To submit or present, as for consideration, approval, or payment: render a bill.
  2. Computer Science. To convert (graphics) from a file into visual form, as on a video display.
  3. To reduce, convert, or melt down (fat) by heating.

[Middle English rendren, from Old French rendre, to give back, from Vulgar Latin *rendere, alteration of Latin reddere. ... etc.]

Source: The American Heritage? Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition

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