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1. Acceptable to the taste; sufficiently agreeable in flavor to be eaten.
2. Acceptable or agreeable to the mind or sensibilities: a palatable solution to the problem.
pal′at·a·bil′i·ty, pal′at·a·ble·ness n.
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|Noun||1.||palatableness - the property of being acceptable to the mouth|
taste property - a property appreciated via the sense of taste
|2.||palatableness - acceptability to the mind or feelings; "the pursuit of electoral palatability"|
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