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palate
British English: /ˈpalət/
American English: /ˈpælət/

Translation of palate in French:

noun

  • 1 (Anatomy) to have a discriminating palate
    [figurative]
    avoir un palais fin
  • 2 (sense of taste) too sweet for my palate
    trop sucré à mon goût

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