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palate

pal·ate

palate

 
pronunciation:
pae liht
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the roof of the mouth, which separates the oral cavity from the nasal cavity and consists of a bony front section and a soft muscular back section.
definition 2: the sense of taste, or precision of discrimination between tastes.
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Are you looking for the word palette (a board for holding paints)? Palete and palette sound alike but have different meanings.
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