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palatable

Short Definition : agreeable; pleasing to the taste

Definition
(adj) acceptable to the taste or mind
Synonyms : toothsome
Example Sentence
  • palatable food
  • a palatable solution to the problem

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for palatable

PAL+AT+TABLE - u nd ur PALs At Table......obviously food is gonna very tasty...
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by asheq

PALATABLE sounds similar to Palak (Spinach) on the table. So the palak on the table is very pleasing in taste.
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by imajeeth

its easy - plate - able - only tasty food hi rakhte hain
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by achilles

Anything which the palate can take in is palatable
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by ashish503

sounds like placate which means to pacify someone or make him agreeable
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by farhanpatel

PLATE n TABLE. so u are having plate on table
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by akshay2398

palate

Short Definition : roof of the mouth; sense of the taste

Definition
(noun) the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities
Synonyms : roof of the mouth

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for palate

remember PAL+ATE, ur pal eats everything u hav cooked it means he has good sense of taste
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by aravindshankar

Remember Plateau - Roof of the mountain
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by sohancool

palate seems like plate and the endoupper surface of you mouth is like the plate
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by santosh pokhrel

palatial

Short Definition : of or suitable for a palace; magnificent

Definition
(adj) relating to or being a palace
Example Sentence
  • the palatial residence

Definition
(adj) suitable for or like a palace
Example Sentence
  • palatial furnishings
  • a palatial yacht

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for palatial

Read it: palashial i.e., like a palace.
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by garrulous

'palat' in hindi means 'turn' we'l be turning again and again to see a magnificient thing!
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by dracs

A glacier is magnificent. Imagine a palace on top of a glacier. That would be palatial
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by Pneumonoultra

in hindi palatial (pala- shi -el)palat ke dekhshe is so beautiful ie magnificent)
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by sundeep421

Think that: Shial (Fox) was pala (pet) in an ancient palace.
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by pcbabu

paleontology

Short Definition : study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents

Definition
(noun) the earth science that studies fossil organisms and related remains
Synonyms : fossilology , palaeontology

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for paleontology

paleonto(get the feeling of word plant and pale..so plant(and animals too) when it dies becomes pale and the remains of it are known as fossils,+logy(means study)..so study of fossils known as paleontology.
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by preetisoni2411

paleontology = pale (dull) + eon (age) + to + logy(study) = dull age means prehistoric life's study
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by rajpt_007

ROSS IS a PALEONTOLOGIST,Always talks about dinosours ,fossils,blah blah blah
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by bachiemma

pehle(pele) ki padai(logy).
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by amit_chauhan3011

paleontology -imagine that pele has died and buried and his fossil has formed which people are studying
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by santosh pokhrel

palette

Short Definition : board on which painter mixes pigments(coloring matters)

Definition
(noun) the range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art
Synonyms : pallet

Definition
(noun) board that provides a flat surface on which artists mix paints and the range of colors used
Synonyms : pallet

Definition
(noun) one of the rounded armor plates at the armpits of a suit of armor
Synonyms : pallette

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for palette

sounds like plate...the plate on which painters mix paints...
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by nehaMD

to paint something painter ko sabse pehle lette banani padti hai...so palette
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by farhanpatel

palATE -> roof of the mouth palETTE ->board on which painter mixes pigments palLET -> small,poor bed
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by rafiul208

palimpsest

Short Definition : parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased

Definition
(noun) a manuscript (usually written on papyrus or parchment) on which more than one text has been written with the earlier writing incompletely erased and still visible
Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for palimpsest

sounds like pamphlet , and a palimpsest is a sort of pamphlet .
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by amit251285

limp + sets -> sets of paper that has gone limp due to erasing and rewriting.
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by deepster89

you wrote a phone number on your palm and after an hour you wrote address on same palm with previous no. slightly visible...
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by iet.saket@gmail.com

palm(or phamplet)gone limp by rewriting and rubbing...
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by ajaymur91

my midget PAL was a victim of incest, wait, cross out n and c and change that to iMPSest
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by Pneumonoultra

Pa(piece)+limp(about to erased or vanished )+set=piece is used for set which is about to erase or vanish
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by gbspaithan

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