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palate
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

2 uses
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Definition the upper surface of the mouth

or:

a sense of taste
  • Because your palate his not yet been attuned to the sublimity of the substances it flavors.
    Chapters 31-32 (68% in)
  • ...as usual, at his place of observation before the door, his eyes glancing listlessly from a piece of closely shaven grass—on which some fowls were industriously, though fruitlessly, endeavoring to turn up some grain or insect suited to their palate—to the deserted road, which led away to the north and south, when he was aroused by the shrill voice of his wife, and grumbling to himself as he went, he mounted to her chamber, first taking care, however, to set the entrance door wide open,...
    Chapters 25-26 (49% in)

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