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palette

pal·ette

palette

 
 
pronunciation:
pae liht
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part of speech: noun
definition: a thin, oval board, with a thumb hole, on which a painter holds and mixes colors.
The artist squeezed several blobs of paint onto her palette.
 
Homophone Note
The words palette and palate (the roof of the mouth) sound alike but have different meanings.
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