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Pal´ate
n.1.(Anat.) The roof of the mouth.
2.Relish; taste; liking; - a sense originating in the mistaken notion that the palate is the organ of taste.
Hard task! to hit the palate of such guests.
- Pope.
3.Mental relish; intellectual taste.
4.(Bot.) A projection in the throat of such flowers as the snapdragon.
v. t.1.To perceive by the taste.
Noun1.Palatepalate - the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities
aftertaste, alveolar ridge, alveolus, apex, appreciation, appreciation of differences, appreciativeness, artistic judgment, arytenoid cartilages, back, bitter, blade, connoisseurship, critical niceness, criticalness, delicacy, discriminating taste, discriminatingness, discrimination, discriminativeness, dorsum, fastidiousness, feel, feeling, fine palate, finesse, flavor, gust, gusto, hard palate, heart, judiciousness, larynx, lingua, lips, making distinctions, nasal cavity, niceness of distinction, nicety, oral cavity, pharyngeal cavity, pharynx, refined discrimination, refined palate, refinement, relish, salt, sapidity, sapor, savor, savoriness, selectiveness, sense, sensibility, sensitivity, smack, soft palate, sour, speech organ, stomach, subtlety, sweet, syrinx, tact, tactfulness, tang, taste, taste bud, teeth, teeth ridge, tip, tongue, tooth, velum, vocal chink, vocal cords, vocal folds, vocal processes, voice box, zest
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