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  • n. A Provençal dish consisting of puréed or finely chopped olives, capers, anchovies, and olive oil, usually eaten with bread as an hors d'œuvre.

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  • n. a spread consisting of capers and black olives and anchovies made into a puree with olive oil

Etymologies

French tapenade, from tapéno, a Provençal word for capers. (Wiktionary)

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