palate vs. palette – The Correct Way to Use Each – English Learning

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Palate

Definition:

the upper surface of the mouth that separates the oral and nasal cavities

Examples:

The palate of the baby's mouth is not properly developed.

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Palette

Definition:

the range of color characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art

Examples:

an artist's palette

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