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uk   /ˈpæl.ət/ us   /ˈpæl.ət/
[C] a thin board with curved edges and a hole for your thumb, used by artists to mix their paints on while they are painting
[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.
(Definition of palette from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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palettenoun [C]

us   /ˈpæl·ɪt/
a thin board that artists use to hold and mix paints before putting them on the picture surface, or a range of colors, esp. those typically used by an artist: Van Gogh’s palette included brilliant yellows and blues.
(Definition of palette from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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