The words kept coming back to him, statement of a mystical truth and a palpable absurdity.
Technical progress can cease and the most palpable facts can be denied or disregarded.
It did not contain a grammatical error, but it expressed a palpable untruth-i. e. that all men are of equal size, weight, or strength.
There were times when the fact of impending death seemed as palpable as the bed they lay on, and they would cling together with a sort of despairing sensuality, like a damned soul grasping at his last morsel of pleasure when the clock is within five minutes of striking.
There are no more uses of "palpable" in the book.
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The tension in the room was palpable.
"Can’t see it," remarked Rainsford, trying to peer through the dank tropical night that was palpable as it pressed its thick warm blackness in upon the yacht.