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palette

noun uk   /ˈpæl.ət/ us  
[C] a thin board with curved edges and a hole for your thumb, used by an artist to mix their paints on while they are paintingPainting and drawing materials [C usually singular] specialized art the range of colours that an artist usually paints with: Matisse's palette typically consists of bright blues, greens and oranges.Painting and drawing materials
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